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Hic is occasionally used for a personal pronoun in the third
For starters the personal that i am aware of are: EGO, TU,
NOS, VOS. There are no personal pronouns for the third
person. There are in the reflexive but not personal pronouns.
Is the use of HIC as a personal pronoun as easy as this:
TRISTIS PATER SUM EGO
TRISTIS PATER EST HIC
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Yeah, that's it. In the first sentence, though, 'ego' would not be placed at the end because it's only used when the speaker wants to emphasize "I am a sad father" that's just a matter of style though.
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