Decebalus was a Dacian king in what is now Romania, from 87 to 106 CE. He fought against Roman expansion into his territory fiercely, leading Roman historian Dio Cassius to note:

At this time the Romans became involved in a very serious war with the Dacians, whose king was then Decebalus. This man was shrewd in his understanding of warfare and shrewd also in the waging of war; he judged well when to attack and chose the right moment to retreat; he was an expert in ambuscades and a master in pitched battles; and he knew not only how to follow up a victory well, but also how to manage well a defeat. Hence he showed himself a worthy antagonist of the Romans for a long time.

Here, Decebalus’ face is carved into the rock above the Danube facing Serbia, where he can glare in the general direction of Rome.

Decebalus was a Dacian king in what is now Romania, from 87 to 106 CE. He fought against Roman expansion into his territory fiercely, leading Roman historian Dio Cassius to note:

At this time the Romans became involved in a very serious war with the Dacians, whose king was then Decebalus. This man was shrewd in his understanding of warfare and shrewd also in the waging of war; he judged well when to attack and chose the right moment to retreat; he was an expert in ambuscades and a master in pitched battles; and he knew not only how to follow up a victory well, but also how to manage well a defeat. Hence he showed himself a worthy antagonist of the Romans for a long time.

Here, Decebalus’ face is carved into the rock above the Danube facing Serbia, where he can glare in the general direction of Rome.

(Source: kuriositas.com)

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    I GLARE IN YOUR GENERAL DIRECTION
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