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1 Leave a comment on paragraph 1 0 708 Rome

2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 painting illustrating that meeting. She was a lovely girl and the Cenci Palace is one of the objects of interest to be visited- The history of this trail and execution have never been published. The Popes never permit it to be taken from the Vatican as it is quite sure to criminate [sic] the then reigning Pope who refused to listen to testimony or grant a reprieve-

3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 0 Copies of this painting are met with in nearly every shop window, in every size shape and manner, paintings, mosaics, photo’s, marble, +c-

4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 0 On the original there is a far reaching look of sadness, resignation, and imploring of aid that the copies seldom express

5 Leave a comment on paragraph 5 0 The “Piazza Navona” is the largest square (after St Peters) in Rome and is the principal market place.
It is ornamented with three fountains each one adorned with statuary, and in the centre stands an Egyptian obelisk taken from the ancient circus of Maxentius and erected her in honor of Domitian who used this ground for a Circus or stadium.

6 Leave a comment on paragraph 6 0 A strange custom once prevailed here of, annually in August, flooding the square by stopping the exit of the fountains-

7 Leave a comment on paragraph 7 0 We had been several times to see the Colosseum, but now we have finished it by a “moonlight visit”.

8 Leave a comment on paragraph 8 0 Some lady doubtless accidentally strolled in them in some love wanderings, since which time not lady tourists can finish the Colosseum without equalling their predecessors, notwithstanding

9 Leave a comment on paragraph 9 0 [No 2042 Piazza Navona]

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