I also met the sensible Lady Helen Windsor at the ridotto, who had obviously come to the same conclusion as McAlpine.
The ridotto was the first gambling locale in Europe, for hundreds of years a symbol of Venetian decadence.
Bettina von Hase reports from the ridotto, where Casanova once roamed.
I had danced with my lover at the ridotto on the preceding evening, and there perhaps our eyes betrayed us.
I'd be marked at the first ridotto or masquerade I showed my face in.
He would sometimes return early from assembly, rout, or ridotto to pay a visit to Mr. Ripple.
He is coming to the ridotto Room to-day, as he hopes to find you there.