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The Lays of Ancient Rome (1 Viewer)

NoWorries

Senior Member
Horatius:

http://www.cs.rice.edu/~ssiyer/minstrels/poems/489.html

There is a very famous line that comes from this poem that is often mistooken for Shakespeare, it is:

Then out spake brave Horatius,
The Captain of the Gate:
"To every man upon this earth
Death cometh soon or late.
And how can man die better
Than facing fearful odds,
For the ashes of his fathers,
And the temples of his gods
 
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