By S. J. A. Turney

It's the eve of destruction.

Gaul seethes and dollars greater than ever in insurrection opposed to the Roman invader, with even Caesar's allies starting to query their loyalty. A conspiracy of Druids and Kings stream the items into place of their nice video game of independence, all led through the strong Arverni exile Vercingetorix. The lands of the Belgae burn within the vengeful aftermath of a iciness that observed numerous Romans butchered by way of the insurgent Eburone King: Ambiorix.

As Rome equally starts to teach its cracks and the triumvirate of strong males that experience held jointly the crumbling Republic circulate ever additional aside, so Fronto returns to the military, once again looking his command below the good general.

But Caesar has made a vow to males and Gods alike to finish the lifetime of Ambiorix, and naught will stand within the method of that vow's crowning glory - now not Gaul, nor Roman, nor cause itself. because the international climbs in the direction of the approaching cataclysm, Fronto reveals himself thrust with a small crew of partners into the gloomy and hazardous sacred wooded area of his enemy in a hunt for the single guy who can halt the general's wrath and satisfy Caesar's vow.

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While most participants voiced that middle age was a time of relative occupational security, they also discussed how moving into old age limits occupational opportunities and signifies retirement. Several men spoke specifically about the existence of a chronological cut-off point, after which it would be difficult or impossible to change careers or jobs. Jack (age 61) talked about experiencing increased invisibility at work: ‘I really felt treated like I was an old man ... ’ They often mentioned retirement as a goal previously distant, which had grown close.

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