A TRIP TO ROME
By: Eriel Coston 3B
Ancestors/Romulus and Remus
Ancestors/Colonist : Early Settlers-Latins, Romans.
Romulus and Remus myth: They were twin brothers, they were abandoned by Amulius to die in the river Tiber . They were saved by a series of miraculous interventions, first the river carries them to safety, a she-wolf finds a suckles them, and a woodpecker feeds them. Then a shepherd and his wife take them in and foster them to manhood. The twins know about their true origins, they want to prove to be natural leaders. They then killed Amulius. They both wanted to find different cities to rule but neither of them liked each others ideas. Romulus killed Remus.
Ptolemy and Virgil
Virgil-An ancient poet of the Augustan Period. he is known for three major works of literature, the Eclogues, and Georgics