Accordingly they now allowed the Athenians to ravage their seaboard,
without making any movement, the garrisons in whose neighbourhood the descents
were made always thinking their numbers insufficient, and sharing the general
feeling. A single garrison which ventured to resist, near Cotyrta and Aphrodisia,
struck terror by its charge into the scattered mob of light troops, but retreated,
upon being received by the heavy infantry, with the loss of a few men and some
arms, for which the Athenians set up a trophy.
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