Let us live and let us love
Give me kisses, kisses, and more kisses
Catullus just has to get over her. Catullus you must stop being so silly
Veranius comes back from war. Catullus is so happy he wants to give him hugs and kisses. (as friends)
Furius and Aurelius are expected to travel the world for Catullus. We also discover that Lesbia is an adulterer and doesn’t love any man except for Catullus. Lesbia also breaks those men’s groins. She is also killing Catullus’ and her love like a plow running over a flower.
Inviting Fabullus to dinner, but Fabullus has to bring all of the food if he wants to eat. Catullus’ only responsibility is to bring the poetry.
Suffenus while charming on the outside writes terrible poetry. However, he cannot be completely blamed because we all have faults, but we carry them in a back pack on our backs. Meaning we cannot see them.
Some girl who is said to be beautiful has a small eyes, big feet, black little eyes, short fingers, and a potty mouth. Catullus doesn’t think that this girl is anything compared to Lesbia.
Catullus’ first love poem to Lesbia. He talks about her beauty and her sweet laugh. He also talks about how leisure is what ruins great kings and prosperous cities.
That she wouldn’t want to marry anyone but Catullus
Catullus and Lesbia understand each other. He cherrishes her not only as a guy to his girl, but also as a father to his sons-in-laws
Lesbia has left Catullus and he is upset. However, he later realizes that he has nothing to regret because he didn’t do anything wrong.
She is yelling at Catullus in public in front of her husband. Catullus takes this as that she would not be yelling at him if she did not love him. If she did not love him she would stay quiet and composed.
Arius and his asspiration “Hionian”
I loathe and I love
Quintia and the beauty contest
no woman can truthfully say they have been loved more than Lesbia
Catullus decides that because Lesbia is saying bad words she must love him
Lesbia comes back to Catullus
hopefully Lesbia can tell the truth so that her and Catullus can at least be friends
Catullus is jealous of the bird that holds Lesbia’s attention