Petronius used to be suggestive, but even he has long ago exhausted his inventiveness.
He studiously prevented any other individual from becoming the Petronius of the circle.
Petronius wrote me to have care of thee; and since Pomponia too wrote, as thou knowest, maybe they had an understanding.
Amongst the small boys he ranked as the Petronius of the Lower School.
But Petronius loved elegance, and did not care for quarrels, and he tried to turn the conversation from unpleasant subjects.
And he did not even feel that Petronius covered his head that moment with the toga.
Petronius anticipated his inevitable fate by committing suicide.
And thus did Aristobulus, and the rest with him, supplicate Petronius.
She is dull; but if Petronius were to give her to me, I would take her.
And by this means Petronius escaped that danger of death, which he could not foresee.