It was followed by a second, which ordered Athens to raise the siege of Potidaea, and to respect the independence of Aegina.
In Aegina, Hypereides and the others had been taken from the shrine of Aeacus.
The temple of Athen at Aegina stands on a commanding plateau in the north-east of the island.
The father "Telamon" and the connection with Aegina are neither of them original in the myth.
Nor was there slight ground for the suspicions of the Athenians against Aegina.
The unhappy Aeginetans were expelled from their island, and the land of Aegina was distributed among Athenian citizens.
I gulped down the white wine of Aegina, as formerly the wine of Santorin.
On reaching the open water, they quitted this order, and engaged in a friendly contest of speed as far as Aegina.
After a few days he escaped from prison to Aegina, and thence to Troezen.
Aegina, like all else in Greece, is small, only about forty square miles; yet Aegina has left her mark on history.