bassi'no (Count), the "perjured husband of Aurelia" slain by Alonzo.
His name was bassi, and like myself he had given up the priesthood.
This rite is named bassi Bibha (not new marriage), all the ceremonials being conducted by the females.
To these he added many more of bassi relievi, and of ancient statues.
They track him to his house, and while the bridal party are absent, they enter in company with bassi and conceal themselves.
There is a fountain in the midst, surrounded with bassi relievi much disfigured.
Perhaps nephew bassi would have liked some of the good things that were heaped on nephew Riario.
bassi was kind enough not to press me to take part in this banquet, and I felt obliged to him.
bassi brought his story to an end by saying that he was going to Venice for the carnival, and was sure of making a lot of money.
I sat down at table between bassi's wife and daughter, leaving the Alsatian to her lover.