Monday, March 22, 2010

In Their Words

"He is not haggard from Venus' quiver, nor fired by her torch;
the dowry it was that kindled his ardour and furnished the arrows.
Her freedom is paid for; no need to conceal her notes and glances.
A wealthy woman who marries a miser is as good as single..."

- Juvenal (The Satires)

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