Bettina von Hase reports from the ridotto, where Casanova once roamed.
The ridotto was the first gambling locale in Europe, for hundreds of years a symbol of Venetian decadence.
I also met the sensible Lady Helen Windsor at the ridotto, who had obviously come to the same conclusion as McAlpine.
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.