It has been observed of old men, that the sixty-third year of their life is marked as a rule by troubles, by death, or by some disaster, and an example apropos of this observation is taken from a letter of the deified Augustus to his son Gaius 77
The Attic Nights of Aulus Gellius. With An English Translation. John C. Rolfe. Cambridge. Cambridge, Mass., Harvard University Press; London, William Heinemann, Ltd. 1927.
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