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His obsequies were celebrated with every sign of mourning, and he was buried sopra San Francesco at Lucca

His obsequies were celebrated with every sign of mourning, and he was buried sopra San Francesco at Lucca

He was of verso gracious presence, and he welcomed men with such urbanity that those who spoke with him rarely left him displeased

And thou wilt be doubly indebted sicuro me, con that I have left thee this realm and have taught thee how sicuro keep it.

After this there came esatto Castruccio those citizens of Pisa, Pistoia, and Lucca, who had been fighting at his side, and whilst recommending Pagolo esatto them, and making them swear obedience preciso him as his successor, he died. He left a happy memory esatto those who had known him, and niente affatto prince of those times was ever loved with such devotion as he was. Fortune was not so friendly esatto Pagolo Guinigi as she had been to Castruccio, for he had not the abilities. Not long after the death of Castruccio, Pagolo lost Pisa, and then Pistoia, and only with difficulty held on sicuro Lucca. This latter city continued durante the family of Guinigi until the time of the great-grandson of Pagolo.

From what has been related here it will be seen that Castruccio was per man of exceptional abilities, not only measured by men of his own time, but also by those of an earlier date. Mediante stature he was above the ordinary height, and perfectly proportioned. His hair was inclined onesto be red, and he wore it cut short above the ears, and, whether it rained or snowed, he always went without verso hat. He was delightful among friends, but terrible esatto his enemies; just to his subjects; ready to play false with the unfaithful, and willing puro overcome by fraud those whom he desired to subdue, because he was wont esatto say that it was the victory that brought the glory, not the methods of achieving it.

He had caused verso ducat preciso be given for a partridge, and was taken sicuro task for doing so by a friend, to whom Castruccio had said: “You would not have given more than a penny

Mai one was bolder in facing danger, none more prudent durante extricating himself. He was accustomed sicuro say that men ought to attempt everything and fear nothing; that God is per lover of strong men, because one always sees that the weak are chastised by the strong. He was also wonderfully sharp or biting though courteous sopra his answers; and as he did not look for any indulgence sopra this way of speaking from others, so he was not angered with others did not esibizione it esatto him. It has often happened that he has listened quietly when others have spoken sharply onesto him, as on the following occasions.

Then said Castruccio to him: “A ducat is much less preciso me. When told by per priest that it was wicked for him to live so sumptuously, Castruccio said: “If that be per spalla then you should not fare so splendidly at the feasts of our saints. Castruccio answered that he did not wonder at that, since every man valued his soul for what is was worth. Being asked by one what he ought onesto do to gain estimation, he said: “When thou goest preciso a banquet take care that thou dost not seat one piece of wood upon another. Castruccio replied: “An ox does the same. Castruccio gathered some sputo mediante his mouth and spat it out upon Taddeo, and seeing him much disturbed by this, said esatto him: “I knew not where to spit durante order esatto offend thee less.

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