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[17] depend on the fact that they are transferred from one context to another Crispus, in his defence of Spatale, whose lover had made her his heir and then proceeded to die at the age of eighteen, remarked: “What a marvellous fellow to gratify his passion thus!”1

1 sibi indulsit would seen to mean his appointing S. his heir and then being kind enough to die so soon! But the point is uncertain.

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