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Augustine on suicide

 Augustine saw Lucretia’s suicide not as proof of her virtue but the opposite.

 He called  ‘her error being to have committed suicide in order to make what is in her heart visible  – the only way, as she saw it, to display her inner worth to the eyes of men. 

Augustine, turned his face against Roman public life and argued that the emptiness that comes from living exclusively in the eyes of others 

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