Survivors include a daughter, Eileen Parchen in Junction City; a son, John of Eugene; a brother, Euclio
Labrie of Redmond, Wash.
The variation closest to Lear occurs in Aulularia, important to The Merchant of Venice: here the miser Euclio
refuses to offer any dowry for his daughter; the suitor, Megadorus, responds in accents reminiscent of France: "ne duas.
Like Plautus' Euclio
, Catulus' Aurora is cast in a distinctly mortal role, as a woman to whom the poet stops to say hello.