patronis: see note on Rosc. Am., p. 3, l. 17. istuc ipsum, that single fact. nuper tu, etc.: of course an imaginary incident, since this oration was never delivered. ideo, for this reason, i.e. quod . . . quaereret. jam, i.e. after you have said that. ex eo genere: explained by the clause non qui . . . dicerent (characteristic).
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