I remained three days in Florence, and then went to Terni, and found the place full of volunteers—in all nearly 2000 men.
At Terni some sixty persons are employed, including boys and men.
An Italian olive-plantation, near Terni, is believed to have stood since the days of Pliny.
In vain came pressing invitations from Albano and Terni, where she had promised to pass part of her autumn.
After dinner, J——- and I walked out in the dusk to see what we could of Terni.
If four numbers are played with all their chances, they are reckoned as four Terni, and paid for accordingly.
On reaching Terni, I wrote a letter of apology to our beautiful hostess of Soma, and sent back the truffles.
I should think the quantity of water at Niagara would make five hundred such falls as those of Terni, without exaggeration.
Then came Terni and its famous waterfall—a mile away, they knew, for they walked there.
Terni was the Italian Tempe, and its beautiful scenery was shown to Cicero, whose excursion hither is recorded.