'It is like a woman's "No", added Glaucus: 'it cools, but to inflame the more. 'When is our next wild-beast fight? said Clodius to Pansa. 'It stands fixed for the ninth ide of August, answered Pansa: 'on the day after the Vulcanalia we have a most lovely young lion for the occasion. 'Whom shall we get for him to eat? asked Clodius. 'Alas! there is a great scarcity of criminals.