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Suetonius: The Twelve Caesars: What happens in this passage?

Tiberius lived in increasing fear, attempting to ban fortune telling; keeping untrustworthy provincial governors in Rome where they could be watched; and keeping the lady Agrippina (his niece by marriage) under close confinement. Fearful that Sejanus was plotting to overthrow him, Tiberius pretended to honour him but secretly schemed to have Sejanus arrested. He also drew up contingency plans in case the arrest sparked off a popular revolt against him. The arrest went smoothly, but Tiberius remained on the island of Capri.

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