Author Topic: ut canis a corio nunquam absterrebitur uncto -> like a dog who has once become accustomed to gnaw leather and will never forget the habit, a dog will never be frightened from the greasy hide, like a dog that can never be frightened away from the greasy hide  (Read 25 times)

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Ut canis a corio nunquam absterrebitur uncto (Horace, Satires 2.5.83) -> like a dog who has once become accustomed to gnaw leather and will never forget the habit, will never be frightened from the greasy hide
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