Entries from January 2009

Thursday, January 8th, 2009

Figures on the floor (Ausonius, Moselle 48-62)

I nunc et Phrygiis sola leuia consere crustis Tendens marmoreum laqueata per atria campum; ast ego despectis, quae census opesque dederunt,         50 Naturae mirabor opus, non cura nepotum Laetaque iacturis ubi luxuriatur egestas. Hic solidae sternunt umentia litora harenae, Nec retinent memores uestigia pressa figuras. Spectaris uitreo per leuia terga profundo,                            55 Secreti nihil […]