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Unformatted text preview: these components to be called man. All of these things are very important in the final death scene for Socrates. He has been sentenced to death and he must drink the poison. However, Crito suggests that he wait a while before he drinks it, and have sex and be merry. Socrates is much to smart of a man for this. He says that if he does these things he will seem like a greedy person, so he doesnt do them. Instead he spends the last hours of his life with family and tries to comfort his sons. His very last words are ones that ask Crito to repay a debt that he owed. All in all looking at both of these points together we can see that Socrates, by his death, proved to us that the soul is the user of the body....
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This note was uploaded on 04/04/2008 for the course PHI 2010 taught by Professor Dobson during the Spring '08 term at FAU.
- Spring '08