[ilds] Loeb Classical Library

william godshalk godshawl at email.uc.edu
Fri May 9 18:55:51 PDT 2008


Bruce writes:

>   I take "mason's tongue" as another allusion to Horace's Ode 
> 3.30:  "Exegi monumentum."

Very good.

"I have erected a monument to myself Not built by hands" -- but by 
words, tongues.

Bill
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