Para os antigos romanos, Tácita era a deusa do silêncio e da virtude. Ela protege contra os perigos da inveja e das palavras maliciosas que carregam considerável energia negativa.
Os romanos consagravam a essa deusa o dia 20 de fevereiro.
February. Take ink and weep, write February as you’re sobbing, while black Spring burns deep through the slush and throbbing. Take a cab. For a clutch of copecks, through bell-towers’ and wheel noise, go where the rain-storm’s din breaks, greater than crying or ink employs. Where rooks in thousands falling, like charred pears from the skies, drop down into puddles, bringing cold grief to the depths of eyes. Below, the black shows through, and the wind’s furrowed with cries: the (...)