A Socratic Dialogue
By BRENT SILBY
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Socrates is visiting Western Heights School with a view to setting up a philosophy club. Western Heights School incorporates intermediate and secondary level students. Students are aged 11 to 18 years. The school’s Principal, Allison Fells, is open to the idea of a philosophy club and is meeting with Socrates to discuss his proposal.
The school’s receptionist has delivered Socrates to the Principal’s office.