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venit ignavia, ea mi tempestas fuit, mihi adventu suo grandinem imbrem[que] attulit; haec verecundiam mi et virtutis modum deturbavit detexitque a med ilico; postilla optigere me neglegens fui.
18) The speaker's cavalier sacrifice of the girl's dignity to his amour propre contributes to his presentation of himself as neglegens.
Given his firm code of integrity, he would not for a moment condone the speaker's parting excuse of being neglegens, "careless" in a playful sense.