Text #2851The Fourth Book of the Chronicle of Fredegar .
[Fred. Chron. 6. Translated by John Michael Wallace-Hadrill. Oxford University Press. 1960 p. 6]
In that same year there were great floods in Burgundy and the rivers overflowed their banks; in that same year also, Count Sygarius went on a mission to Constantinople at Guntramn’s order and there fraudulently was made patrician, though, in fact, the treachery thus hatched never achieved its object;