PUBLILIUS SYRUS... Some Remedies Worse Than Disease
This long-sleeve tee has ribbed cuffs and a classic-fit. It's quarter-turned to eliminate center creasing and perfect for chilly days!
• 100% jersey knit
• Classic fit
• Double-needle ⅞” collar
• Taped neck and shoulders
• Long sleeve, ribbed cuffs
THE STORY BEHIND THE SHIRT
A man 2000 years ahead of his time.
"THERE ARE SOME REMEDIES WORSE THAN THE DISEASE".
Publilius Syrus (fl. 85–43 BC), was a Latin writer, best known for his sententiae. He was a Syrian who was brought as a slave to Italy, but by his wit and talent he won the favour of his master, who freed and educated him.
His mimes, in which he acted, had a great success in the provincial towns of Italy and at the games given by Caesar in 46 BC. Publilius was perhaps even more famous as an improviser, and received from Caesar himself the prize in a contest in which he vanquished all his competitors, including the celebrated Decimus Laberius.