???Again he claims, ‘Zoilus, a star that is evil instantly struck your tongue, when you had been licking.
Certes, Zoilus, you will futter now.’ He additionally talks for the foul breathing of the coynte-licker, as well as in his epigram on Philaenis we read, ‘She will not draw [men]–thinking this scarcely manly–but truly devours the middles of girls. May the gods give thee feeling, Philaenis, thou who imaginest it a thing that is manly lick a coynte.’ And then he skits at Baeticus, a priest of Cybele, whom, although castrated, eludes his goddess’s commands by nevertheless utilizing their tongue to fornicate with. To Gargilius he claims, ‘You lick, that you don’t fatter my girl, and also you boast as if you had been her gallant and a swiver. You, Gargilius, you will hold your tongue.’ i.e. the luckless gallant would be irrumated by the poet if I catch. Continue reading “Which is well known that women of simple virtue of this present day search upon this peccadillo having an eye that is favourable”