But let them come to the Sabines; there would be wine in plenty, and tobacco, and cherries.
As for the Sabines this same end was brought about in a different fashion.
So Numa, coming from Cures that is in the land of the Sabines, had been called to the kingdom.
The violence, he said, of which the Sabines complained was unavoidable.
The Sabines, on their part, could not accede to these proposals.
They were admitted, and after some delay, were ushered into the council of the Sabines.
This answer having been received, the Sabines prepared for the onset.
It was the Rape of the Sabines, and they chose it for the legs and busts.
While this was going on war broke out with the Sabines and the Æquians.
The other consul was with his army in the country of the Sabines.