#Thelxinoe ~ Classics News for December 4, 2021

Hodie est pr. Non. Dec. 2774 AUC ~ 30 Maimakterion in the first year of the 700th Olympiad

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‘Sorting’ Out Your Day:

Today on the Etruscan Brontoscopic Calendar:

[Saturday] If it thunders today, it portends a serious winter, but there will be abundance after

[Sunday] If it thunders today, it portends mangy diseases.

… adapted from the text and 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)