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Yet, with the names of different orders known,
274 And made the power which wealth bestows to bless, To poverty the source of wretchedness. Not long the spark of discord smother'd lay,' Firy and fierce it flam'd to open day; The outrag'd sullen peasant soon began To poize his strength, and feel himself a man; 280
Civitas secum ipsa discors intestino inter patres plebemque flagrabat odio, maxime propter nexos ob æs alienum. Liv. I. ij. c. 23.
His well-brac'd arm and massy club deny'd
295 Foam'd with the dregs of foul licentiousness:
Agi deinde de concordia cæptum, concessumque in conditiones, ut plebi sui magistratus essent sacrosancti, quibus auxilii latio adversus consules esset; neve cui patrum capere eum magistratum liceret. Liv. I. ii. c. 33.
Εκ τουτων κατεση τους Ρωμαιοις εθος, τα των δεμαρχων σωματα νερα ειναι, XX1 ME XPS T8
muas xeove diapevel, Dion. Hal. 1. vi. καθ' συνετεταρακτo πας ο σολίζικος κοσμος. Ιbid.
Like Scylla, by her barking offspring torn,
Chas’d by the rabble from the factious town,
300 See Coriolanus to his foes repair, Excite their fury, and conduct the war.“ Dire as a comet in th'eventful hour, O'er his black brow the frowns of Até lour; The supplịant deputations sent from home,
305 Return unheeded, or rebuk’d, to Rome : For abject now, as insolent before, The people's boasted triumph soon was o’er; But breathing vengeance in his ireful mood, Deaf to their prayers the surly exile stood.
310 At length, the matron train his mother leads ; Nature's soft murmur in his bosom pleads : His weeping wife, in all her modest charms, An infant child, with helpless outstretch'd arms,
4 Damnatus absens in Volscos abiit, minitans patriæ, hostilesque jam tum spiritus gerens. Liv. 1. ii. c. 35.
Touch'd every spring where social pity lay, 315
Never had Rome a braver soldier bred;
5 Νικας, ω μητερ, εκ ευτυχη νικην ετε σεαυτη, ετ' εμοι:-.-περις ανται αυτου οι
SpXTUTATO, xat dUDOPATTOUTES TOUS Dodons, a TOXTIVUYO IV. Dion. Hal. 1. viii. +The folloiving passing
Livy shoud caution
Rash, against $1. cind'. confidende too the certainty of sy tonnsaction a admitted into celebitted o/illustrious. "Apud Fabium longe antiquissimum auctorem lisque ad senectutem vixisse eundem invenio, Refeirccitélio.ne
sepe eunh exactatate Lesurpa-sse vocem, multo miserius seni exsilium esse Livy 111.C.XL. - I have adhered to the commonly received account of this vin'dictive Patrician's catastiophe.
Rash, angry thoughts, which prudence should conceal,
345 Through life's rough tide man's dangerous course