When he got outside the senate-house, being a man of great vigour and in his prime, he raised him aloft and hurled him down the steps that lead from senate-house to the comitium.
Reprinted by permission of the publishers and the Trustees of the Loeb Classical Library from Dionysius of Halicarnassus: Roman Antiquities (Volume II: Books 3-4.), Loeb Classical Library Vol. 347, translated by Earnest Carey, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, © 1939, by the President and Fellows of Harvard College. The Loeb Classical Library ® is a registered trademark of the President and Fellows of Harvard College.