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Day 1- Something you love!

I know this is the least original idea I can ever come up with, but blame pinterest for stuffing it into my head. 307 more words

Photo Challenges

Seeing Caesars, Changa, Team Apollo

 Twice I triumphed with an ovation, and three times I enjoyed a curel triumph and twenty one times I was named emperor.   297 more words

E.C. The Mayor's Mausoleum?

As I shuffled along with the mass of dark green ponchos this morning at the walk for the National Alliance on Mental Illness, I was pleased to spot a building with a gleaming golden statue on top. 193 more words

1, 2, 3, 4, Julius, Augustus, 7

Seeing Caesars, Yaroslav, Team Venus

“Since official negligence had allowed the Calendar, reformed by Julius Caesar, to fall into confusion, he put it straight again; and while doing so renamed the month of Sextilis ‘August’ (although he had been born in September), because it was during Sextilis that he had won his first Consulship and his most decisive victories.” (Suetonius, 344 more words

Octavia and I

Seeing Caesar/Augustus , Kadesha, Team Hera

First quote : “He argued that ‘Augustus‘ was both a more original and a more honourable title, since sanctuaries and all places consecrated by the augurs are known as ‘ 386 more words

Augustus the "Humble"

Seeing Caesar’s, Bethany, Team Ares

“ argued that ‘Augustus’ was both a more original and a more honourable title, since sanctuaries and all places consecrated by the augurs are known as ‘ 459 more words

Seeing Caesars, Ezri Shor, Team Zeus

“Augustus now took command of the Army, and governed the Empire: first with Mark Antony and Lepidus as his colleagues; next, for nearly twelve years, with Antony alone; finally by himself for another forty-four years.” – Suetonius, Life of Augustus… 255 more words