#Thelxinoe ~ Your Morning Salutatio for July 22, 2019

Hodie est a.d.  XI Kal. Sextilies (Augustas) 2772 AUC ~  21 Hekatombaion in the third year of the 699th Olympiad

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‘Sorting’ Out Your Day:

Today on the Etruscan Brontoscopic Calendar:

If there is any thunder today, it portends good things for the common people, but bad things for those at the top [I very much adapted this one]

… adapted from the translation of:

Jean MacIntosh Turfa, The Etruscan Brontoscopic Calendar, in Nancy Thomson de Grummond and Erika Simon (eds.), The Religion of the Etruscans. University of Texas Press, 2006. (Kindle edition)