If troops of the priests go from Thebes ye will drive them back and not let them approach Fayum.
Nor was Thebes an exception; for was not the governor a brother of Agesilaus?
Sulla celebrated the festival for the victory in Thebes at the fountain of Oedipus, where he erected a stage.
At Thebes a conference of the states had been convened to listen to the great king's letter.
That done, you may rest assured Thebes will be completely under the thumb of Lacedaemon and of us, your friends.
But while the soldiers were still seated in conclave, Coeratadas, of Thebes, arrived.
The "plain of Thebes" is still here, but deserted and silent.
If the great cities Thebes and Memphis lay near to us, it would be different.
Thebes and other cities rose, and called for help from Athens, their former foe.
Therefore, in all respects it is better that she should proceed up the river to Thebes.