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Thank the Lares and Penates that Howard Fast wrote Spartacus for similar reasons.
No other deities are described in detail by Prescott, but he says that every household had its "penates," or household gods.
The third was much the same as the more modern Lares and Penates, and superintended dwelling-houses and families.
When the child was five days old, it was carried about the hearth to introduce it to the Penates.The Mysteries of All Nations|James Grant
Matt represented to Rupert the Lares and Penates his emotional nature required and had been denied.In Connection with the De Willoughby Claim|Frances Hodgson Burnett
The Lares and Penates themselves were very small objects to look at, whatever may have been the thoughts they suggested.Needlework As Art|Marian Alford