eiciebam: conative imperf.; § 471, c (277, c); B. 260, 3; G. 233; H. 534, 2 (469, I); H.-B. 484. credo: ironical, as very often in this parenthetical use. suo nomine, i.e. not by Catiline's order; the whole is, of course, ironical, as is already indicated by credo. Massiliam: Marseilles, an ancient Greek city of Gaul, always faithful and friendly to Rome. It was a favorite place of sojourn for Romans who went into voluntary exile.
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First Oration against Catiline
II. The Character of the Conspiracy. ( In L. Catilinam Oratia II ) Before the People, Nov. 8.
Third Oration Against Catiline: III. How the Conspiracy was Suppressed. ( In L. Catilinam Oratio III. ) Before the People, DEC. 3.
Fourth Oration Against Catiline: Sentence of the Conspirators. ( In L. Catilinam Oratio IV )In the Senate, DEC. 5.
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