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Herodotus, The Histories (ed. A. D. Godley) 12 0 Browse Search
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E. T. Merrill, Commentary on Catullus (ed. E. T. Merrill), Poem 46 (search)
eu)/daimon, (cf.ager uber) ou) pa/nu de\ u(gieino\n tou= qe/rous (cf. aestuosae). Homer mentions the fertility of the region in Hom. Il. 13.793 e)c *)askani/hs e)ribw/lakos . aestuosae: cf. Catul. 7.5n. The unhealthy character of the region as summer came on rendered departure even more agreeable. claras Asiae urbes: i.e. the famous Greek cities on the Aegean coast of Asia proper. volemus: the figure of flying for sailing is prompted by the eagerness of the desire to be gone; cf. Catul. 4.5 of the same voyage. praetrepidans: tremulous with eager anticipation; cf. Catul. 63.43 trepidante sinu. pedes: not that Catullus was contemplating, as some have thought, a land journey, but the pass
E. T. Merrill, Commentary on Catullus (ed. E. T. Merrill), Poem 64 (search)
Cf. v. 209 ceu: etc. cf. Hom. Il. 5.522ff. summa ex arce: i.e. from the Acropolis, whence he would have an unimpeded view over the sea southward. This form of the story is followed also by Diod. 4.61.7 and Paus. 1.22.5; but another form makes the promontory of Sunium the place whence Aegeus watched for the return of the ship, on descrying which he threw himself into the thence-named Aegean Sea; cf. Stat. Theb. 12.624ff. linquitur Eois longe speculabile proris Sunion, unde vagi casurum in nomina ponti Cresia decepit falso ratis Aegea velo . inflati: the spread of canvas made the vessel the sooner visible to his straining eye. ferox: cf. with the absolute use of the adjective v. 73. Minoid