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testudoaubreii commented on the word foeda est in coitu et brevis voluptas
translation: "There is a dirtiness in copulation, and only a quick pleasure" from Petronius, translated by Ben Jonson as "Doing a filthy pleasure is, and short, And done, we straight repent us of the sport".
December 7, 2008
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