To translate, she is talking about the collaborationist gestures made by those too timid to follow the example of Cato. The abrogation of the law, for example, when Pompey was elected consul without a colleague in 52 B. At her finest, Arena lets Cicero speak for himself, drawing together, arranging, and making sense of all the various moments when this prolific author spoke about liberty. In many ways, then, we are to commend Arena for providing us with a sourcebook on Roman libertas.
It remains to us, provided with this material, to do what the contextualist would deem impossible: namely, to survey the Roman foundations of our liberty today. Here lie cracks in the foundation that we should repair; here lies the outline for a mansion on which we narrow-minded squatters have built a hovel.
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