|Bradley's Arnold, exercise 3A
||[Sep. 27th, 2006|08:31 pm]
scribendi recte fons - Latin prose composition
1. We were all craving for peace, for we had carried on a long and bloody war.|
2. They at last surrendered the city, which-had-been-besieged (part.) for eight months.
3. He prays for peace and leisure, but he will never obtain these things.
4. All the world is looking for war, heaven will bestow upon us the peace for which we pray.
5. Then he turned (part.) towards his friends, and in vain endevored to look up at them.
6. He looked round for his friends, but all for whom he looked round (imperf.) had deserted him.
7. The enemy had swarmed out of the gates and were mingling with our soldiers.
8. The multitude which had gathered together in the morning dispersed before noon.
9 Many rocks were rolling down the mountain, and one of our guides was struck by a vast mass and received a moral wound.
10. On that day I craved you, but you were absent in the country.
11. a vast multitude had flocked together, and was now waiting for the return of the exiles.