At the same time, the head-clerk was given a handsome cheque as a solatium.
So Lupus gives it up, and says as his solatium: After all, Ive not broken my vow.
His reference to a "solatium" puzzled me, but it did not seem anything of consequence.
Whether this was true or was only meant as a solatium I do not know.
Venice gave the commune of Cattaro an annual subvention as solatium.