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Horace’s Satires I:VI

From the December 2007 Print Edition

When I am in the mood, I go explore entirely alone and ascertain the prices set for vegetables and grain. As evening falls, I often wander through the sketchy Circus and the Forum too. I stand beside astrologers, then troop back home to have some leek and chickpea soup. Three slaveboys serve my . . . . Continue Reading »