Wednesday, October 10, 2012

612. Scippio Africanus

When we say a thing is the beginning of the end, we seldom mean it.
More to the point, we may mean it but we are seldom correct.
Even the great Roman General Scippio Africanus who fought the Carthaginians had a grandson, Scippio Africanus, who fought the Carthaginians.
This wasn't close to being over.