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Alvarado angel archaeology Assyria beautiful bride and bridegroom carriage Castulo and Luciano Claba Clara laughing Clarita Claudia combs coming coquetry country house course crazy cruel dear Don Cas Don Castulo Don Daniel Don Joaquin Don Pablo door dressed earrings eternal everything eyes father fear feel Felipe flower gallery garden girl Good-by Granja hand happy hate hear heart horseshoes husband iron Joachin kill kind kiss leave listen look Madrid Mariana's mother marriage marry Mexican room Mother Earth mummies never Niobe Othello pain parlor passion pause pity Poor Daniel Poor Mariana sake Senor Montaya senora sick silence sleep soul speak spite suffer talk tell tenderness things thought tion told tomorrow tone tonight torment torture Trinidad true tulo vile wager wait walking widow wife winged figures woman wonder
Page 26 - God land swore to follow you To the end of the world to the end of...
Page 137 - ... my heart longs for my Daniel ! JOAQUIN. Silence, silence! Don't say such things — no more, no more ! MARIANA. Isn't all this monstrous? That accursed family has been the damnation of mine. His father made my mother vile, and Daniel has made me vile. What infamy! What infamy! God! God!
Page 74 - I wasn't asleep any more. 1 wasn'ta dream. I was awake. Behind my mother stood a man. It was Alvarado saying to my mother, "Come on," and my mother replied, "No, not without her!" and he said, "All right; take her along then.
Page 136 - Oh, stubborn and blind woman ! MARIANA. No, Don Joaquin; it was not blindness ; it was not obstinacy. I wanted to raise a barrier between Daniel and myself ; I wanted to have at my side a man who would hold my madness in check...
Page 74 - One morning — it must have been about two or three o'clock — I was sleeping in my little bed and dreaming tnut I was kissing my doll because she had called me "Mamma.
Page 74 - Hurry up!" Then they tied a coat of my mother around my body and a shawl that nearly suffocated me.
Page 154 - Are you not for me the whole of existence? What does the rest matter?
Page 156 - I married you out of jealousy. I was going to run away with him. Do you understand? If you leave me I shall fly with him.