Se. And then if they see a person with long hair, a wild one of these
hairy fellows, like the son of Xenophantes, in derision of his folly,
they liken themselves to centaurs. Strep. Why, what, if they should see
Simon, a plunderer of the public property, what do they do? Soc. They
suddenly become wolves, showing up his disposition. Strep. For this
reason, then, for this reason, when they yesterday saw Cleonymus the
recreant, on this account they became stags, because they saw this most
cowardly fellow. Soc. And now too, because they saw Clisthenes, you
observe, on this account they became women. Strep.