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etiam, still (after all that has been done).

quod, obj. of adsequi, if I could effect it (referring to ipsos, etc.), i.e. their expulsion.

enim, i.e. the idea is absurd, as is implied in the irony following.

quid, tell me: i.e. "is that possible ?" in view of the circumstances, which he proceeds to narrate.

hesterno die qualifies convocavi.

detuli: technical term for laying a matter before the Senate; cf. referre (ad senatum) in the Vocabulary.

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