Thelxinoe ~ Classics News for August 27, 2022

Hodie est a.d. VI Kal. Sept. 2775 AUC ~ 1 Boedromion in the second year of the 700th Olympia

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Today on the Etruscan Brontoscopic Calendar:

[Saturday]  If it thunders tdoay it portends an outbreak of skin diseases.

[Sunday] If it thunders today it portends a shortage of water and a plague of venomous reptiles.

… 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)

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