The tradition of pederasty in ancient Greece as early as BC and later the acceptance of limited homoHomosexuality in ancient Greece - Wikipedia audio article
Plato praised its benefits in his early writings  but in his late works proposed its prohibition. Sulla himself may or may not have been an augur at this time. In general the Romans had more flexible gender categories than the ancient Greeks.
They are believed to date from the 1st century AD or the beginning of the 2nd century. The writings of Homer and Hesiod were held in high regard throughout antiquity and were viewed by many ancient authors as the foundational texts behind ancient Greek religion.
Rumours spread that this was a gay marriage and more than people took to the streets
B2, 2è étage dr. La vie quotidienne à Rome à l'apogée de l'Empire. Revue internationale et pluridisciplinaire de religion grecque antique 4 : —