The avaricious and sordid man is here ironically styled a captive, because he is a slave to his covetous feelings. ... Mors ultima linea rerum est, is a figurative allusion to chariot races. ... Quamvis, S[C. a seta#39;sa Cp. Ars Poet, 366, and Epist. i.
|Title||:||Q. Horatii Flacci opera. The works of Horace, with Engl. notes by J. Currie|
|Author||:||Quintus Horatius Flaccus|