The war which followed terminated, as every one knows, by the entire ruin of Marc Antony.
The whole collection was given by Marc Antony as a present to Cleopatra, and thus the two libraries were consolidated into one.
Whether Cicero, to appease the wrath of Marc Antony, should burn all his works?
Marc Antony followed, and delivered a telling oration, which Shakespeare has magnificently paraphrased.
Marc Antony gave the house of a Roman citizen to a cook, who had prepared for him a good supper!
But why then should Marc Antony have shut himself up, in yonder sea-washed prison?
Marc Antony himself suddenly appeared, hard pressed by a togaed citizen.
"Marc Antony be it then," replied the priest; and in five minutes the ceremony was complete.
At a feast which Cleopatra gave to Marc Antony the floor of the hall was covered with fresh roses to the depth of eighteen inches.
I, about to make my first start upon the stage of life, and honest Marc Antony flying from a choice of evils—matrimony or penance.