On Monday 05 November 2001 20:33, Boudewijn Rempt wrote:

> The most famous part, Trimalchio's Dinner,
> is not the only bit worth reading.

But it's hilarious, and great fun to read with a bunch of intelligent
sixteen-year-olds (as our Latin teacher did). We had an informal
competition in class to translate as coarsely as possible while still
being faithful to the text.


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