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FROM SARAPION TO HIS BROTHERS

Original text: PPar 43
Date: 154 B.C.

Sarapion to his brothers Ptolemaeus and Apollonius greeting. If you are well, it would be excellent. I myself am well. I have made a contract with the daughter of Hesperus and intend to marry her in the month of Mesore. Please send me half a chous of oil. I have written to you to let you know. Goodbye. Year 28, Epeiph 21. Come for the wedding-day, Apollonius. {Addressed} To Ptolemaeus and Apollonius.

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