His picture of the Doge's palace at Venice was quite clay-cold and untrue.
Byron's Doge is almost, if not quite, as unhistorical as his Bonivard or his Mazeppa.
We dined, and I was then conducted to the palace of the Doge, where the tribunals are now held.
We alighted at the palace of the Doge, and proceeded to the prisons.
The Doge started in astonishment at this bold and unexpected request.
Flodoardo eyed the Doge, and waited for his decision with impatience.
He that marries is like the Doge who was wedded to the Adriatic.
Our visit to the Doge's Palace was full of the deepest interest.
One would say that he was a Doge of Venice on his way to his bridal with the sea.
"Say no more," said the doge in a voice as sharp as a dagger.