Go on and increase in valor, O boy! this is the path to immortality.
- Vergil, Roman Epic, Didactic, and Idyllic Poet (B.C. 70-19)
Saw this Libyan political cartoon, and couldn’t help but think how a Nero reference that plays just as well in Libya as it would here in the US shows how connected we all are by a common history . . . a human history.