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Ignosco tibi, Sapphica puella musa doctior; est enim venuste Magna Caecilio incohata Mater. , wood, firewood Pessima must be nominative case to fit the meter. , blue creata: creo, creare, creavi, creatum, create, beget Idalium was a city on Cyprus, center for the worship of Venus. Uriosque: Urii may refer to Uria, a city in the southern part of Apulia between Brundisium and Tarentum. Ancona was a town near Picenum, modern Osculi Piceno, on Italy’s Adriatic coast. Cnidus was the famed point on the southwest coast of Asia Minor where Praxiteles’ great statue of Aphrodite was displayed.

Desperate, abandoned 71 a: ah! , of or pertaining to Mt. , Gortynian, from town of Gortyna on Crete templa is metonymy for the famous Cretan palace of King Minos. – 46 – 64 Lines 50–75 Catullus’ most ambitious undertaking, Poem 64 takes the form of an epyllion, or small-scale epic, dealing with the myth of the wedding of Peleus and Thetis. Its 408 lines, however, are structured as a “tale within a tale” (ecphrasis) as the story of the wedding is interrupted by an inner tale on the myth of Ariadne and Theseus (lines 50–264, from which this excerpt is taken).

Could the poet be grateful to Cicero for omitting reference to his name in the Pro Caelio, a speech delivered in 56 bc, which defamed Clodia (Lesbia) at one point? But, how could Catullus praise the one orator who destroyed his lover’s reputation? Since the poet holds himself and his work in high esteem, by as much as he is the “worst” of poets, so is Cicero the “best” lawyer (patronus), a subtle denunciation of the orator by the poet. Disertissime Romuli nepotum, quot sunt quotque fuere, Marce Tulli, quotque post aliis erunt in annis, gratias tibi maximas Catullus agit pessimus omnium poeta, tanto pessimus omnium poeta, quanto tu optimus omnium patronus.

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