Rissa 07 With this double dye brought to blood heat
“Then, pious Eneas, conformant to the fulminant firman which enjoins on the tremulose terrian that, when the call comes, he shall produce nichthemerically from his unheavenly body a no uncertain quantity of obscene matter not protected by copriright.”
James Joyce, Finnegans Wake, Part I, Episode 7.
Kaleo — Way Down We Go:
“I affirm that this slave [homo] is mine.”
[Hunc Ego Hominem Ex Iure Quiritum Meum Esse Aio Isque Mihi Emptus Esto Hoc Aere Aeneaque Libra.]
Gaius, The Institutes, Book I, 119 [mancipatio].
“More than advice and less than a command, an advice which one may not safely ignore.”
Theodor Mommsen, Romisches Staatrecht, Vol. I (1871), Graz, 1969, p. 1034 [auctoritas].
“The word auctoritas derives from the verb augere, ‘augment,’ and what authority or those in authority constantly augment is the foundation.”
Hannah Arendt, What is Authority?, Part IV, 1954 [‘auctor’ is guarantor in a mancipatio].
[André Magdelain, De l’auctoritas patrum à l’auctoritas senatus, 1990.]