13 Works in The Last of the Wine - Mary Renault

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    A memory of Alkibiades in the Agora.

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    Simon the Cobbler lives a quiet life with his wife and daughter, until Sokrates visits his shop.

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    Myron is not great at giving advice.

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    They have been lovers for a good while, so Alexias cannot understand why Lysis has not asked of him anything more than a kiss. Phaedo gives Alexias some advice in the art of love.

    This takes place rather early on in the story. Phaedo's still a slave and Alexias has yet to join Lysis' troupe, so I place Alexias at about 16 years old, hence the underage tag, although it was considered acceptable at the time.

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    Lysis and Alexias spend a lazy summer afternoon in pleasure. Lysis cannot keep up with Alexias' insatiable libido, so they examine the nature of love and Socrates' theories on the matter.

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    "I knew not whether to thank Eros for giving man love or Prometheus for giving man fire for, at that moment, I could not distinguish between the two."

    Takes place on the day when Alexias reaches manhood, directly after the scene with his mother at the end of Chapter 16. Alexias seeks out Lysis to share his special night - his first night as a man, and doubts Lysis' love when his proposal to share their bodies is rejected.

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    The scene where I have always presumed Alexias and Lysis consummated their love. It was only ever implied in the book, but I took the liberty of making it clear.

    I wrote this work several years ago but now it is NEW AND IMPROVED. Yeah, it sucked before. It was one of my first fics.

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    Thalia and Alexias mourn Lysis.

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    Phaedo attends Lysis' party for Alexias.

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    Alexias learns about Lysis' past.

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    A drabble.

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    The Four Hundred are gone, and Kritias with them, and possibilities open up.

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