a new "special offer":
a tripod for a mobile phone
I expected more than just a straightforward adaptation, I guess.
"Well, Prince, so Genoa and Lucca are now just family estates of the
Buonapartes. But I warn you, if you don't tell me that this means war, if
you still try to defend the infamies and horrors perpetrated by that
Antichrist- I really believe he is Antichrist- I will have nothing more to
do with you and you are no longer my friend, no longer my 'faithful
slave,' as you call yourself! But how do you do? I see I have frightened
you- sit down and tell me all the news."