For these services he was created duke of Gaeta by the king, and was assigned a pension of 10,000 lire by parliament.
They had with them a picture-card of the sixty-nine officers of the Gaeta army.
Gelasius fled to Gaeta, where he was ordained priest on the 9th of March and on the following day received episcopal consecration.
On Wednesday they leave this for Gaeta, and ere they return it may be weeks, ay, months.
In March, the happy family at Gaeta was increased by a new arrival.
On April 6, he is reported to be shut up in the castle of Gaeta.
When Gaeta fell in 1861, and the king went into exile, he again took the picture with him, and it was safely transported to Spain.
Gaeta fell into the hands of the Spaniards on the 1st of January, 1504.
Rome is attacked by the Saracens, who, after plundering the country, lay siege to Gaeta.
An island in the Tyrrhenian sea, opposite to the Gulf of Gaeta.