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[65] There is also something in the fact that in the passages from Cicero two feet are contained in one word, a practice which even in verse produces an unduly effeminate effect, and that not merely when the line ends with a five-syllable word as in fortissima Tyndaridarum1 but also in four-syllable endings such [p. 545] as Appnnino,2 armamentis3 and Oreione.4

1 Hor. Sat. I. i. 100.

2 Pers. i. 95.

3 Ov. Met. xi. 456.

4 Aen. iii. 517.

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