cicero letters (summary)

to Pompey in 62BC
flattering him, trying to form a bond with him after c got him the job in Asia

to Atticus in 59BC
triumvirate, depressing, utter despair, no hope, only voicing opinions in private

to Family in 58BC
been exiled, very emotional, feels entirely to blame for the trauma

to Atticus in 56BC
Optimates don’t want to be his friends so he will join the triumvirate

to Curio in 53BC
retired from politics, nothing to report, very dangerous times, cant even write the truth

to Atticus in 51BC
sister in law being a pain, Cicero asking Atticus to talk to her about her behaviour

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