Letter from Rome, #23

The End of One Mystery... And the beginning of another By Robert Moynihan, reporting from Rome "Lacrimae rerum." ("The tears of things.") —Virgil, The Aeneid (Book 1, line 462) The Aeneid is an epic poem written in Latin by Virgil, one of Rome's most distinguished poets, in the first century BC. In these lines, the Trojan [...]