Text #3681History of the Peloponnesian War. Vol. 1 .
[Thuc. 2.8. Translated by Benjamin Jowett. Clarendon Press. 1900 p. 107]
Quite recently the island of Delos had been shaken by an earthquake for the first time within the memory of the Hellenes; this was interpreted and generally believed to be a sign of coming events. And everything of the sort which occurred was curiously noted1.