Credebant etiam Craterum cum veterum militum manu ad interficiendum eum missum. Vim autem veneni, quod in Macedonia gignitur talem esse constat, ut ferrum quoque exurat, ungulam iumenti dumtaxat patientem esse constat suci: Stygem appellant fontem, ex quo pestiferum virus emanat. Hoc per Cassandrum adlatum traditumque fratri Iollae et ab eo supremae regis potioni inditum.
They also believed that Craterus, with the hand of the ancient soldiers that he was sent to assassinate him. Violence of poison that which is born in Macedonia is certain to be such as iron also burns the hoof of the horse is composed of juice They call it the Styx fountain; from which the pestilential virus emanates. This was brought to him by Cassander and delivered to his brother Iollas and he was given the potion of the supreme king by him.