The Poecile was a portico; portico in Greek is stoa, hence the name of Stoic.
Epictetus, one of the ablest of the Stoic philosophers, was a slave.
The last was the highest flight of Stoic philosophy about marriage.
He is a stoic and a fatalist by nature, but an emotionalist as well.
I am not a stoic, and I have never attempted to appear in that character.
But I reconciled ...