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Peppino cast a doubtful glance in the direction of the burial-ground, and then, seating himself on the step of the carriage, began his story. His Italian, as I have said before, was very good, so, making him speak slowly, I was easily able to understand the strange legend he related. "Are they so bad as all that, Fanny?" He played with the fancy, embroidering its extravagance. To-morrow he would awake in the ancient hostel to find that the landlady had changed into a fat old abbot. Pilgrims would be passing to and fro below his window; ladies on palfreys and palmers whose sandaled feet had brought them home from the Holy Land. What if he should remain a captive to the past and never find his way into the present? "Verneede never called here?" "Enough, enough, Petronella!" cried Bianca, her face flushing. "Do not trouble the Signor with these chatterings." “I just know,” he interrupted doggedly.

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