From Truth to Freedom
Williams, Julia, Human Events
In the current film Gladiator, before Roman soldiers go into battle, each hits his chest with his fist to be sure that the breastplate in his armor is reinforced to protect his most vulnerable area, his heart. If his fist makes a thud, his armor is sound and will better protect him; it has "integritas."
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Publication information: Article title: From Truth to Freedom. Contributors: Williams, Julia - Author. Magazine title: Human Events. Volume: 56. Issue: 21 Publication date: June 9, 2000. Page number: 14. © Human Events Publishing, Inc. Feb 16, 2009. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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