Should we believed the summary done by wikipedia, Roman Charity (Latin Caritas romana; Italian Carità Romana) is the exemplary story of a woman, Pero, who secretly breastfeeds her father, Cimon, after he is incarcerated and sentenced to death by starvation. She is found out by a jailer, but her act of selflessness impresses officials and wins her father's release.
This blog deals with roman charity, its counterpart : Asian filial piety and with some pieces of art that were inspired those topics.
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