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The nearer he approached, the more his march was mixed with corruptions: actors, and crowds of eunuchs, and the rest of those types from the court of Nero.

3.40 [Translated by Alfred John Church and William Jackson Brodribb and posted on the website]

Meanwhile Fabius Valens, who was moving along with a vast and luxurious train of concubines and eunuchs too tardily for a general about to take the field, received speedy intelligence of the betrayal of the Ravenna fleet by Lucilius Bassus.