Day archives: October 3rd, 2020

The Formation Of The Vow Of A General

The Formation Of The Vow Of A General

Fatherland – “here is my faith, my family, here are the traces of the fathers” (Cicero). “I must defend the temples and shrines of our homeland” (Polax). This is how the young commander formulated his oath, forever leaving his name in the military lists of Rome. To be a citizen, according to Demosthenes, means “to …