Chapter XXIV: proelium ultimum      Back to Chapter 24 contents

Story: proelium ultimum

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[¶1 of 5] Calidus erat dies. Sol lucēbat. Sed militēs Romanī in spinīs suīs frigorum sensērunt. Multī militēs in murīs urbis stetērunt, et procul ambulatōres Herculaneī spectāvit. Herculaneī, dissimilēs militibus, in ordinibus nōn iter fēcit. Movērunt similis marī, nunc surgēntēs, nunc cadentēs. Videbatur esse milia illōrum, lentē Romam ambulāvērunt.

Simon et magī alterī cum militibus in murīs stabānt. Subitō unā voce magi clamavērunt, “Ignem Volcanī!” Aliī magī et militēs ē catacumbīs et sepulchrīs iuxtā Viā Appia ascendit, et hī magī etiam “Ignem Volcanī!” clamavērunt. Magis quam vigintī murī ignis apparuērunt, et ambulatorēs undique ignis cinxit.
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