previous next

[139] Sed iubel ire Deus. This is an objection which Aeneas might be supposed to make to his stay. A God commands me to be gone. She means, doubtless, either Mercury or Apollo, by whose command he sought to settle in Italy, as he tells us himself in the

Sed nunc Italiam magnam Grinaeus Apollo,
Italiam Lyciae jussere capessere sorles.

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.

An XML version of this text is available for download, with the additional restriction that you offer Perseus any modifications you make. Perseus provides credit for all accepted changes, storing new additions in a versioning system.

hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: