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A Roman Werewolf and a Dinner Tale January 18, 2011

Author: Beach Combing | in : Ancient
A Roman Werewolf and a Dinner Tale

Beachcombing still has the werewolf itch and it will not be exorcised unless he manages to spit out the story of Niceros the Freedman. The tale appears in Petronius’ Satyricon, the incomplete and bawdy Roman road novel that is best know today for its description of a Roman feast – where, in fact, this story is told. […]