We find from Quintilian, that Varro likewise composed satires in various kinds of verse.
Varro insisted on giving the Carthaginians immediate battle.
Nevertheless Varro returned to Rome and appeared before the senate.
Varro spoke proudly of Rome, and Lucius of Britain, and the time sped on.
The day had arrived, and Varro and Chios were to meet the priests and priestesses concerning the picture of Saronia.
Varro passed that way, and said: 'I will drop in and see Chios.'
Varro says the principles of it are the same which Ennius made to be the principles of all nature; earth, water, air, and the sun.
The brilliancy of Saronia dazzles, shall I say, unhinges the mind of Varro?
Varro would listen to nothing, and orders were given to the army to be ready on the morrow for the attack.
The man passed on, leaving Varro and Acratus in deep converse.