Ovid Circus Translation

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non ego nobilium sedeo studiosus equorum; cui tamen ipsa faves, vincat ut ille, precor.
I am not sitting here keen on the excellent horses; yet the one that you yourself support, I pray that he might win.
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ut loquerer tecum veni, tecumque sederem, ne tibi non notus, quem facis, esset amor.
I have come here to speak with you, and to sit with you, in case the love that you make me feel is not known to you.
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tu cursus spectas, ego te; spectemus uterque quod iuvat, atque oculos pascat uterque suos.
You watch the race, I watch you; let us each watch what pleases us, and each feast their eyes.
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O, cuicumque faves, felix agitator equorum! ergo illi curae contigit esse tuae?
O happy charioteer, whoever you support! Therefore has he had the good luck to be dear to you?
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hoc mihi contingat, sacro de carcere missis insistam forti mente vehendus equis,
Let me have the good luck, after the horses have been sent from the sacred starting gate I shall stand firm being carried with a brave mind
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et modo lora dabo, modo verbere terga notabo, nunc stringam metas interiore rota.
and at one moment I shall give rein, at another I shall mark thei
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Card 2

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I have come here to speak with you, and to sit with you, in case the love that you make me feel is not known to you.

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ut loquerer tecum veni, tecumque sederem, ne tibi non notus, quem facis, esset amor.

Card 3

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You watch the race, I watch you; let us each watch what pleases us, and each feast their eyes.

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Card 4

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O happy charioteer, whoever you support! Therefore has he had the good luck to be dear to you?

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Card 5

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Let me have the good luck, after the horses have been sent from the sacred starting gate I shall stand firm being carried with a brave mind

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