Why did Caesar disband? I would have thought he would have added his forces ("ragtag" though they may be) to those of Scarurus? Or at least ask for volunteers to stay with him?Enriched, amnestied, and secure in the knowledge they had not been defeated and were now on the winning side, Caesar’s men cheered him to the skies as he bade them return to their homes, leaving only a small bodyguard of several hundred men for himself.
I think you meant Labienus, not Petreius, would be feasting? Given the latter is on a sick bed and furious at all three of them?As the first snows of the season landed atop the summit of Vesuvius, Petreius, Scarurus and Caesar feasted.