Epistulae ad Atticum

M. Tullius Cicero

Nunc vero, cum equitatus ille, quem ego in clivo Capitolino te signifero ac principe collocaram, senatum deseruerit....

But as it is, when the knights, whom I once stationed on the Capitoline hill with you as their standard bearer and leader, have deserted the senate....

Reprinted by permission of the publishers and the Trustees of the Loeb Classical Library from M. Tullius Cicero: Volume XXII. Letters to Atticus, Volume 1 , Loeb Classical Library Vol. 7, translated by E.O. Winstedt, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, © 1912, by the President and Fellows of Harvard College. The Loeb Classical Library ® is a registered trademark of the President and Fellows of Harvard College.