Latin · Translation

Translation: Horace, Odes (bk. III.VI)

Dēlicta māiōrum inmeritus luēs, Romane, dōnec templa refēceris aedisque lābentis deōrum et foeda nigrō simulācra fūmo. Horace, Odes (bk. III.VI) Romans, though you’re guiltless, you’ll still expiate your fathers’ sins, till you’ve restored the temples, and the tumbling shrines of all the gods, and their images, soiled with black smoke.

Musings · Question

Submitted: Mentor in Making

I feel for those vampires out there who were thrust into the dark trick without any sort of “warm up” to that much power. And especially those who have no initial bond with the vampire who made them, no love, no lust, just confusion and inevitably hatred…then onto the mortal death and the transformation. Your… Continue reading Submitted: Mentor in Making

Armand/Amadeo · Musings · Past · Question · Venice

Submitted: Armand’s fate

You say you blame yourself for the way Armand turned out. How can you place that on yourself for something Santiago and his satan vampires did to him? I’ve thought thousands of times what I could have done to save Armand. Should I have walked into his stinking crypt and demand he come with me? … Continue reading Submitted: Armand’s fate