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CHAPTER VIII - Night in the House

own tether. We must do it. Don Ramon is right. He must be a great man, really. I thought there were no really great men any more: only great financiers and great artists and so on, but no great men. He must be a great man.'
She was again infinitely reassured by this thought.
But again, just as she had blown out the candle, vivid flares of white light spurted through all the window-cracks, and thunder broke in great round balls, smashing down. The bolts of thunder seemed to fall on her heart. She lay absolutely crushed, in a kind of quiescent hysterics, tortured. And the hysterics held her listening and tense and abject, until dawn. And then she was a wreck.
In the morning came Juana, also looking like a dead insect, with the conventional phrase: `How have you passed the night, Nina?'
`Badly!' said Kate. Then she told the story of the black cat, or the man's arm.
`Mire!' said Juana, in a hushed voice. `The poor innocent will be murdered in her bed. No, Niria, you must go and sleep in the hotel. No, no, Nina, you can't leave your window shutter open. No, no, impossible. See now, will you go to the hotel to sleep? The other senora does it.'
`I don't want to,' said Kate.
`You don't want to, Niria? Ah! Entonces! Entonces, Niria, I will tell Ezequiel to sleep here outside your door, with his pistol. He has a pistol, and he will sleep outside your door, and you can leave your shutter open, for air in the hot night. Ah, Nina, we poor women, we need a man and a pistol. We ought not to be left alone all the night. We are afraid, the children are afraid. And imagine it, that there was a robber trying to open the bolt of your door! Imagine it to yourself! No, Nina, we will tell Ezequiel at mid-day.'
Ezequiel came striding proudly in, at mid-day. He was a wild, shy youth, very erect and proud, and half savage. His voice was breaking, and had a queer resonance.
He stood shyly while the announcement was being made to him. Then he looked at Kate with flashing black eyes, very much the man to the rescue.
`Yes! Yes !' he said. `I will sleep here on the corridor. Don't have any fear. I shall have my pistol.'

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