Susana Torres – Carmen 85 by Catullus


Susana Torres – Humanities Professor. IE School of Global & Paublic Affairs.


Carmen 85 by Catullus (87 a. C. – 57 a. C.)


I hate and I love. Why I do this, perhaps you ask.
I know not, but I feel it happening and I am tortured.

Ōdī et amō. Quārē id faciam fortasse requīris.
Nesciŏ, sed fierī sentiō et excrucior.