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Pseudo-Quintilian, Major Declamations, 18.5
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1. Livy, History, 1.9-1.13 (1st cent. BCE - 1st cent. BCE)

2. Tacitus, Annals, 1.41 (1st cent. CE - 2nd cent. CE)

1.41.  The picture recalled less a Caesar at the zenith of force and in his own camp than a scene in a taken town. The sobbing and wailing drew the ears and eyes of the troops themselves. They began to emerge from quarters:— "Why," they demanded, "the sound of weeping? What calamity had happened? Here were these ladies of rank, and not a centurion to guard them, not a soldier, no sign of the usual escort or that this was the general's wife! They were bound for the Treviri — handed over to the protection of foreigners." There followed shame and pity and memories of her father Agrippa, of Augustus her grandfather. She was the daughter-in‑law of Drusus, herself a wife of notable fruitfulness and shining chastity. There was also her little son, born in the camp and bred the playmate of the legions; whom soldier-like they had dubbed "Bootikins" — Caligula — because, as an appeal to the fancy of the rank and file, he generally wore the footgear of that name. Nothing, however, swayed them so much as their jealousy of the Treviri. They implored, they obstructed:— "She must come back, she must stay," they urged; some running to intercept Agrippina, the majority hurrying back to Germanicus. Still smarting with grief and indignation, he stood in the centre of the crowd, and thus began:—


Subjects of this text:

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adultery Hug, Fertility, Ideology, and the Cultural Politics of Reproduction at Rome (2023) 88
agrippina the elder (vipsania agrippina), paragon of fecunditas Hug, Fertility, Ideology, and the Cultural Politics of Reproduction at Rome (2023) 87
animals, fastidium ascribed to, pudor ascribed to Kaster, Emotion, Restraint, and Community in Ancient Rome (2005) 163
children, illegitimate Hug, Fertility, Ideology, and the Cultural Politics of Reproduction at Rome (2023) 88
children, marriage and Hug, Fertility, Ideology, and the Cultural Politics of Reproduction at Rome (2023) 87, 88
children, proving paternity of Hug, Fertility, Ideology, and the Cultural Politics of Reproduction at Rome (2023) 88
children, resemblance to fathers Hug, Fertility, Ideology, and the Cultural Politics of Reproduction at Rome (2023) 88
contio, as site of invidia Kaster, Emotion, Restraint, and Community in Ancient Rome (2005) 163
declamatory sources Hug, Fertility, Ideology, and the Cultural Politics of Reproduction at Rome (2023) 87, 88
dignitas Kaster, Emotion, Restraint, and Community in Ancient Rome (2005) 163
face, hard or iron Kaster, Emotion, Restraint, and Community in Ancient Rome (2005) 163
face, maintenance of Kaster, Emotion, Restraint, and Community in Ancient Rome (2005) 163
fastidium, and marriage Kaster, Emotion, Restraint, and Community in Ancient Rome (2005) 190
fastidium, and monotony Kaster, Emotion, Restraint, and Community in Ancient Rome (2005) 190
fastidium, and satiety Kaster, Emotion, Restraint, and Community in Ancient Rome (2005) 190
fastidium, and taedium Kaster, Emotion, Restraint, and Community in Ancient Rome (2005) 190
fathers, childrens resemblance to Hug, Fertility, Ideology, and the Cultural Politics of Reproduction at Rome (2023) 88
fathers, illegitimate children Hug, Fertility, Ideology, and the Cultural Politics of Reproduction at Rome (2023) 88
fathers, proving paternity Hug, Fertility, Ideology, and the Cultural Politics of Reproduction at Rome (2023) 88
fecunditas, as female virtue Hug, Fertility, Ideology, and the Cultural Politics of Reproduction at Rome (2023) 87, 88
germanicus (iulius caesar), resolves mutiny Hug, Fertility, Ideology, and the Cultural Politics of Reproduction at Rome (2023) 87
honor, reflexive sense of Kaster, Emotion, Restraint, and Community in Ancient Rome (2005) 163
juridical authorities, on establishing paternity Hug, Fertility, Ideology, and the Cultural Politics of Reproduction at Rome (2023) 88
marriage, and children Hug, Fertility, Ideology, and the Cultural Politics of Reproduction at Rome (2023) 87, 88
marriage, and fastidium Kaster, Emotion, Restraint, and Community in Ancient Rome (2005) 190
marriage, purpose of Hug, Fertility, Ideology, and the Cultural Politics of Reproduction at Rome (2023) 87
monotony, and fastidium Kaster, Emotion, Restraint, and Community in Ancient Rome (2005) 190
paternity Hug, Fertility, Ideology, and the Cultural Politics of Reproduction at Rome (2023) 88
pregnancy Hug, Fertility, Ideology, and the Cultural Politics of Reproduction at Rome (2023) 87
pudicitia, fecunditas and Hug, Fertility, Ideology, and the Cultural Politics of Reproduction at Rome (2023) 87, 88
pudor, ascribed to animals Kaster, Emotion, Restraint, and Community in Ancient Rome (2005) 163
rape, as stuprum achieved by force Kaster, Emotion, Restraint, and Community in Ancient Rome (2005) 163
resemblance, family Hug, Fertility, Ideology, and the Cultural Politics of Reproduction at Rome (2023) 88
sabine women Hug, Fertility, Ideology, and the Cultural Politics of Reproduction at Rome (2023) 88
stoicism Kaster, Emotion, Restraint, and Community in Ancient Rome (2005) 163
stuprum, achieved by force (rape) Kaster, Emotion, Restraint, and Community in Ancient Rome (2005) 163
tacitus (p. ? cornelius tacitus), fecunditas of agrippina the elder Hug, Fertility, Ideology, and the Cultural Politics of Reproduction at Rome (2023) 87
taedium, and fastidium' Kaster, Emotion, Restraint, and Community in Ancient Rome (2005) 190
virtues, female, models of Hug, Fertility, Ideology, and the Cultural Politics of Reproduction at Rome (2023) 87
wives, virtues of Hug, Fertility, Ideology, and the Cultural Politics of Reproduction at Rome (2023) 87
women, imperial, as exempla Hug, Fertility, Ideology, and the Cultural Politics of Reproduction at Rome (2023) 87