Note 022
From Chapter 25 of the Decline & Fall

At Antioch, where he was obliged to attend the emperor to the temple, he struck a priest who had presumed to purify him with lustral water (Sozomen, l. vi. c. 6. Theodoret, l. iii. c. 16). Such public defiance might become Valentinian; but it could leave no room for the unworthy delation of the philosopher Maximus, which supposes some more private offence ;(Zosimus, l. iv. [c. 2] p. 200, 201.)

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