The Cassandra Page: Praetorian Guard; Augustus; Obama
"And indeed, the burden of Cassandra's "gift" is evident in mythology. She predicted the outcome of many disastrous events. In one memorable example, Cassandra announced the dire consequences of the Trojans accepting the infamous Wooden Horse from their Greek opponents. But as Apollo made certain, no one believed Cassandra when she warned her companions about the future. And this, in the end, was to be Cassandra's tragic fate."
Emperor Lucius Verus. Ruled 161 to 169 CE. He ruled with Marcus Aurelius as co-emperor from 161 until his own death in 169. During his reign, the Empire defeated a revitalized Parthian Empire in the East; Verus' general Avidius Cassius sacked the Parthian capital Ctesiphon in 164.
Bust of Marcus Aurelius from the Musée Saint-Raymond. Marcus Aurelius Antoninus Augustus, 26 April 121–17 March 180, was Emperor from 161 to 180. He ruled with Lucius Verus as co-emperor from 161 until Verus' death in 169. He was the last of the Five Good Emperors and is also considered one of the most important Stoic philosophers.
Portrait Bust of Antoninus Pius
Title: Portrait Bust of Antoninus Pius, Category: Classical & Egyptian antiquities, Gallery: Galerie Chenel, Medium: Marble, Origine: Roman empire, Date: 138-161 century A.D., Dimensions: 83 x 64 cm (32⁵/₈ x 25¹/₄ inches)
Europa in Bildern - fotoviajero.com
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Roman Emperor Constantius Chlorus
Marble head of Roman Emperor Constantius Chlorus (r. 305-306 CE) who was the father of Constantine the Great. (Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen)