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E. T. Merrill, Commentary on Catullus (ed. E. T. Merrill), Poem 67 (search)
on married (v. 6) and brought home a young and lively widow (v. 20) from Brixia (v. 32), who claimed to be also a maid (v. 19). Strange rumors about her culpability is found not only in rumors that have followed her from Brixia, but in her own familiar talk with her maids in the presence of the Doorculty; it might naturally be taken to refer to the situation of Brixia at the base of a hill, but suppositum is apparently not used elsewhere the sense of ‘lying at the foot of,’ and no hill in the neighborhood of Brixia is called by a name resembling chinea till about A.D. 1500, whe curva prope flumina Mellae ) flows about a mile to the westward of Brixia. mater: Brixia is nowhere else called the mother-Brixia is nowhere else called the mother-city of Verona, though some writers speak of Verona as a Gallic town; cf. Ptol. 3.1.27; Just. 20.5.8; not so, perhaps, Livy (Liv. 5.35