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He made his pile from an as, and would pick a quadrans out of a dunghill with his teeth, any old time. ” The Satyricon, Complete, - Petronius Arbiter.
The people, as though they had not duly rewarded his deserts when alive, but still were in his debt, decreed him a public interment, every one contributing his quadrans towards the charge; the women, besides, by private consent, mourned a whole year, a signal mark of honor to his memory. ” Plutarch-Lives-of-the-noble-Grecians-and-Romans, - Clough, Arthur Hugh.

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longways

In the direction of its length.

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