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Livia

she poisoned whoever interfered with her plans. [Br. Lit.: I, Claudius]
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They discuss elite movement, namely the escorted movements of Roman aristocrats, the physical appearance of foreign embassies, the movements of the empress Livia Drusilla, the Republican public movement of the elite and descriptions by imperial authors like Dio Cassius and Herodian, and the immobility and potential movements of aristocratic, Christian virgins, then movement in ancient literature, including the use of movement by Roman and Greek historians to explain and construct moral lessons from violent events, Horace's Satirae 1.
From Empress Livia Drusilla to pioneer and saint Drusilla Doris Hendricks to anthropologist Drusilla Gould and many more, these thumbnail biographies of each notable woman is sure to inspire a new generation of young girls bearing the Drusilla name.
One of the outstanding performances in the Claudius saga was that of our own Sian Phillips as the Empress Livia.