"When they caught him, they asked the magistrate's permission to punish him publicly. The magistrate said yes; the story is that the concubine wept and the magistrate kissed him before he let them have him. The first day they put him on a cart that traveled the entire main road. His hands and feet were tied together and they suspended him on a pole like a fresh-killed animal brought home from the hunt."
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