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1 Leave a comment on paragraph 1 0 603 Naples

2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 consequence of the sickness of the Prima Donna the money was refunded

3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 0 On the opposite side of the square (Pallazzo Reale) from the San Carlo, stands the church of San Francesco di Paola A special trip to it with my family found the doors closed, but afterwards Mr C. And I gained admission-

4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 0 The circular colonade on each side of the church, having a floor raised to the same level as the portico of the church, forms a fine promenade, but is evidently disconnected with the religious part, as the whole colonade is a series of shops, which light up hansomely at night-

5 Leave a comment on paragraph 5 0 The columns in front of the church are grand, and within we were pleased to find a style differing from all others- The body of it is a complete circle, a rotunda surrounded ^by^ thirty immense marble columns supporting a handsomely stucco-ornamented dome, high plain and rich. Between the columns are eight colossal marble statues of saints, but no gin^g^ery gilding anywhere

6 Leave a comment on paragraph 6 0 Naples, like other European cities, is full of elegant churches or rather, churches that have cost immense sums of money, nearly a hundred of them, any one of which, cost more than all of the Cleveland churches together- They either need more, or have already so many as to disgust the people, for we strangely find more disregard here for the sabbath than elsewhere- A bill on the Theatre door announces that on Sunday they have an afternoon performance in addition to the Evening one- The Circus near our Hotel (American, I’m sorry to say) have also two performances on Sunday- And the grand masque ball which we have wished to see will be on Sunday- Sunday is the great pleasure day for all parties, in every way-

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