Lepidus surrendered to Octavian and was retained in the government as the supreme priest (pontifex maximus), but was removed from the triumvirate, Lepidus’s political career ended here, and his father to a villa in Italy’s Cape Circei. Hi I’m Eric and I’ll be the Token Tall Guy blocking your view today thanks for your cooperation shirt. The Roman territories were divided between Octavian now in the West and Antonius in the East. To maintain peace and stability of his empire, Octavian assured Roma citizens of their rights. At this time, he settled for his discharged soldiers outside Italy and returned 30000 slaves to the former Roman servant, who had previously fled to Pompeius to join the army and the sea. his army. Meanwhile, Antonius was defeated by the Parthians, losing the Roman leadership; although Octavian sent more than 2,000 legionnaires to Antonius, this army was barely enough to supplement his forces.  On the other hand, Cleopatra was able to rebuild Marcus Antonius’ Army, and since Antonius fell in love with her, Antonius decided to bring the Octavia back to Rome. Octavian used this to propagate that Antonius had become no longer a Roman man because he rejected a legitimate Roman wife and replaced it with an “Eastern mistress”.  In 36 BC, Octavian used it as a political tactic to make himself less authoritarian and Marcus Antonius became a villain by claiming that the civil war was about to end, and that he would leave triumph if Antonius did the same; Antonius refuses.