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What was the moral point of view about the “Puer delicatus” in ancient rome?

Well i'm particularly interested in the sexuality of ancient rome as it seems to go beyond of modern "normative" values of our society. I know there was law's "regulating" sexual behaviour as Lex ...
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In ancient Rome, did a lot of people feel guilty about owning slaves?

Do we have historical evidence which shows whether significant number of people felt guilty about owning (without necessarily abusing) slaves in the ancient Roman era, e.g. 1-2 century AD?
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Roman aristocrat with slave assassins named after him?

I remember reading a few years back that there was a particular Roman strongman who had a very intense way of dealing with enemies. He had dozens of either slaves or former slaves (freedmen), but I ...