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> To provide some context, here's two brief scenes from early in the Satyrica.
> Note that Encolpius (the narrator), and his friends Giton and Ascyltos
> (Encolpius' a rival for Giton) are all male:
A comparison of the names Encolpius and Gus Krutzsch has been made with the
common root being "crotch." See note 8 on page 125 of the TWL facsimilie.