"virtually from the time since the she-wolf suckled Romulus."

The She-Wolf Suckles Romulus and Remus
Public DomainThe She-Wolf Suckles Romulus and Remus - Credit: Nyenyec/Wikimedia Commons
According to Roman legend, Romulus and his brother Remus, the descendents of the Trojan prince Aeneas and sons of Mars, were suckled by a she-wolf as babies. When grown, Romulus founded the city of Rome.