this is the place were, according to the legend, juan borgia was seen alive for the last time. indeed the romantic era wanted vannozza’s vineyard, where the duke of gandia had his last supper, to have been right here, in san pietro in vincoli (you can spot a small balcony, just above the arch). lucrezia was also rumoured to have killed her lovers in that house. although none of this is true, the legend is still alive and the street here is still named ‘salita dei borgia’.
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The Sons of Mithras may be tempted by the idea of the Book’s existence. But this is where they fail to see. Man is imperfect. Imagine the horrors they would bring unto themselves if they ever found the Book of Leaves.
François Arnaud and Holliday Grainger for Interview
It first dawned on me that I had a comical name when someone called me ‘Fishface’ on my first day at school. I’ve heard all the fish jokes since then, many times over.
I would rather have my innocence back.
borgia 3 stills
Home of Fiametta, Cesare Borgia’s favorite courtesan in Rome.