Thursday, September 29, 2005

What does "pezzonovante" mean?

pezzonavante means "the man who pulls the strings" or a "Big Shot."

Taken from the movie "The Godfather"

I never wanted this for you. ... I thought that when it was your time that you would be the one to hold the strings. Senator Corleone. Governor Corleone. Somethin'. - Vito Corleone