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... fancy cars made me feel a little under-dressed in my skirt and blouse, but I didn't let that stop me! While at the Teatro dell'Opera, we watched Werther, which turned out to be such a beautiful Opera! It was beautifully written; a story of a man who falls in love with a woman who is already taken and is turned away due to the respect they both have for her husband. In the end, we find out that the woman also loved the man, and ended up finding that he committed ...
... between this and Testaccio neighborhood, to go visit on one of the nights. This is basically a good 1/2 km from the "Policlinico" station, and is really close to the university. Bunch of bars/pubs spread out over a couple of streets. Well there's really 1 bar which had 100 + local student-types drinking away, but it's not a "social" atmosphere at all, and people just stick to themselves. Plus, no one speaks English. I would recommend Campe De Fiori over San ...
... from an antique land
Who said: `Two vast and trunkless legs of stone
Stand in the desert. Near them, on the sand,
Half sunk, a shattered visage lies, whose frown,
And wrinkled lip, and sneer of cold command,
Tell that its sculptor well those passions read
Which yet survive, stamped on these lifeless ...
... For thus reason scholars believe that they were not hiding places for Christians, but in fact that the Romans would have been aware of their existence. There are numerous passageways, and remains of the Christian tombs, including the ancient fish symbol and Chi- Rho symbol. A Roman tomb uncovered in the 1920s is almost intact with unbroken urns and very clear frescoes. On the advice of the shopkeeper at the Catacombs we catch a bus back to the city centre. It turns out to ...
... beautiful choir and orchestra playing the operatic songs of the Divine Comedy, in Italian. The church was very nice and it was serene being able to listen to them sing.
We hopped on the metro and made our way back to our humble abode. Always passing through our neighbors yard, St. Peters Square. It's crazy to think that we are next door neighbors to the Pope! Anyways, we got home and I wrote a little bit on here and went to bed.