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Thursday, September 8, 2016
Latin LOLCat: Sleep
Here is today's Latin LOLCat. If you are interested in Latin proverbs and fables, check out the Bestiaria Latina blog. Epimenides was a legendary Greek philosopher and visionary who acquired his prophetic insight after having slept for over fifty years years in a sacred cave dedicated to the god Zeus. You can read more about the legend of Epimenides and his decades-long sleep at Wikipedia.