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  • Many poor men, younger brothers, &c. by reason of bad policy and idle education (for they are likely brought up in no calling), are compelled to beg or steal, and then hanged for theft; than which, what can be more ignominious, non minus enim turpe principi multa supplicia, quam medico multa funera, 'tis the governor's fault.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Haud minus turpia principi multa supplicia, quam medico multa funera.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Quantum vix redolent duo funera. one spent as much as two funerals at once, and with perfumed hairs, [5027] et rosa canos odorati capillos Assyriaque nardo.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • San Diego reacts to Catholic Church banning funera ...

    03/18/2005

  • Ron Reagan, Jr. says Cheney dissed Nancy at funera ...

    06/28/2004

  • Only pretty miserably, it seems, and the movie centers on his upcoming funera, so that Wayne not only portrays these feelings, he brings them out in others.

    American Adam

  • -- Divers characters of the King arise: post funera virtus.

    The Works of John Knox, Vol. 1 (of 6)

  • _Met_ VI 565-66 'dat gemitus fictos commentaque funera narrat,/et lacrimae _fecere fidem_' and Caesar _BC_ II 37 1 'nuntiabantur haec eadem Curioni, sed aliquamdiu _fides fieri_ non poterat: tantam habebat suarum rerum fiduciam'.

    The Last Poems of Ovid

  • Lucretius, arguing that the world was created at a definite moment, wrote 'cur supera [' before '] bellum _Thebanum_ et funera

    The Last Poems of Ovid

  • This probably refers only to the funerals of the great, where much splendor and extent of preparation was required, and especially those public funerals (_funera indictiva_) to which the whole people were bidden by voice of crier, the ceremony being often closed by theatrical and gladiatorial exhibitions, and a sumptuous banquet.

    Museum of Antiquity A Description of Ancient Life

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