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EPIGRAMMATA VI
 
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Wordle: Martial VI 
 

 
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Gold inlaid plates are always set for Calpetanus

  whether he dines outside of doors or when he dines at home in the city.

In this way also he always dines in a tavern, in this way he dines in the country.

  Does he therefore not have something else? Indeed, he does not have his own.


XCIV. meter: Elegiac Couplet

Pō nūn|tūr sēm|pēr chrȳ|sēn dĕ tă|Cāl pē|tā nō

  Sī vĕ fŏ|rīs seū|cūm||cē năt ĭn|ūr bĕ dŏ|mī.

Sīc ĕt ĭ|a̸̸m̸ ͜īn stă bŭ|lō sēm|pēr, sīc|cē năt ĭn|āg rō.

  Nōn hă bĕt|ēr go̸ ͜ă lĭ|ūd?||Nōn hă bĕt|īm mŏ sŭ|ŭm.

 


 
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