#Thelxinoe ~ Classics News for December 18, 2021

Hodie est a.d. XV kal. Ian. 2774 AUC ~ 14 Poseideon 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 major war

[Sunday]  if it thunders today, it portends a prolongation of war.

… 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)