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How does Cicero’s letter differ to his letters to his friend Atticus when discussing the civil war?

When addressing Caesar he tries to present himself as the neutral middle man between Pompey and Caesar even though he had sided with Pompey and the senate.
In his letter to his correspondent Atticus Cicero makes clear his dislike of Pompey for abandoning Rome to Caesar.

2

Date of In Verrem ?

70 BCE

3

Skull Arda quote.

His ( cato’s( death symbolised the death of the republic, which he had loyally mid short sightedly sought to uphold.