20 Works in Yuletide

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    Antinous considers how one might become unlovable.

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    Catullus goes to college.

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    Julius Caesar, emissary from Rome, brings wine to Nicomedes of Bithynia. In spaaaaaaaace!

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    For Brutus, there is always time — time to consider, time to speak, time to make his point in twenty ponderously balanced lines. For Cassius, there is barely time to breathe.

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    Clodia and Terentia, through the 40s.

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    My subject in this tale is the life of Alexander the King. The career of this man embraced such a multitude of events that my preamble shall consist of nothing more than this one plea: if I do not record all his most celebrated achievements that you not regard this as a fault. Plutarch, Life of Alexander

    Alexander at the tomb of Achilles: Oh fortunate youth, to have found Homer as the herald of your glory! Cicero, Pro Archia

    With love and undying fame at stake, Alexander takes matters into his own hands.

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    Strychnine is bitter, but the most pleasant to work with.

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    When an Emperor dismisses a Queen... Berenice will make their last meeting a memorable one.

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    Hephaistion builds a bridge across the Euphrates. For Yuletide 2011.

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    On the eve of Saturnalia, a plot to seize control of the Julio-Claudian succession makes Tiberius Caesar the gloomiest of men.

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    Hephaistion watches as Thebes falls and Alexander's star ascends.

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    In a letter to Aristotle, Hephaiston documents a brief detour to Meiza, the site of his formative education. Unfortunately, what was supposed to be a peaceful few days reminiscing about old times is interrupted by two strange men the likes of which Hephaiston has never seen.

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    Hephaistion retells to Alexander the story of Achilles and Patroklos in a desperate attempt to avoid their fate.

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    The greatest treat of all was sitting on his father’s lap to add his signature to the bottom of a letter to Atticus while his father corrected his spelling: kappa iota kappa epsilon, the pen slipping in his chubby hand, rho omega nu. Cicero the younger sends his greetings to Titus the Athenian.

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    Horace and Vergil discuss commissions.

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    Cicero dreams.

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    When old age shall this generation waste,
    Thou shalt remain, in midst of other woe
    Than ours, a friend to man, to whom thou say'st,
    'Beauty is truth, truth beauty,—that is all
    Ye know on earth, and all ye need to know.'

    Plato's Symposium has a few holes in it.

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    Atticus and Cicero's friendship in its early years.

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    Tiberius fondly remembers a old friend, and projects to a new one. Tiberius/Gaius

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    Familial bonds are so easily twisted, misinterpreted.

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