Book Meme

Rules:

1. Pick up the nearest book (of at least 123 pages).
2. Open the book to page 123.
3. Find the fifth sentence.
4. Post the next three sentences.
5. Tag five people

From “A history of Private Life from Pagan Rome to Byzanrium” by Philippe Aries and Georges Duby, General Editors

These ideas persisited from archaic Greece and India down to Benjamin Constant and Charles Maurras. In Rome, citizens were divided, on the basis of wealth, into civic “orders” (simple citizens, decurions, equestrians, and senators). In establishing wealth, however, the census took account only of property and land.

I’d tag but that tagging’s been done! *lol*

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2 responses to “Book Meme

  1. Man you are Fast! I just saw this Tag and you’re done! No fair!

    Yeah I kind of cheated thought. MHQ told me about it on the phone, so I was prepared.

  2. I want to read it next. šŸ™‚ Sounds like an awesome read.

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