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CHAPTER XVII - Fourth Hymn and the Bishop

Cipriano looked at Kate in wonder. She had gone pale.
`What have you been saying to him?' he asked.
`Nothing!' she said, rising. `I'd better go now.'
Juana was collected; and Alonso and Kate set off back down the lake. She sat with a certain obstinate offendedness under the awning of the boat. The sun was terrifically hot, and the water blinded her. She put on black spectacles, in which she looked a monster.
`A1ucho calor, Nina! Mucho calor!' Juana was repeating behind her. The criada had evidently imbibed tepache.
On the pale-brown water little tufts of water-hyacinth were vaguely sailing, holding up the hand of a leaf for a sail. Everywhere the lake was dotted with these sailing tufts. The heavy rains had washed in flood down the Lerma river into the lake, washing the acres of lirio loose from the marshy end of the waters, thirty miles away, and slowly setting them travelling over all the expanse of the inland sea, till the shores began to be piled, and the far-off Santiago river, which flowed out of the lake, was choked.
That day Ramon wrote his Fourth Hymn.

WHAT QUETZALCOATL SAW IN MEXICO

Who are these strange foces in Mexico?
Palefaces, yeltomface.r, blackfaces? These are no Mexicans!
Where do they come from, and why?

Lord of the Two Ways, these are the foreigners.
They come out of nowhere.
Sometimes they come to tell us things,
Mostly they are the greedy ones.
What then do they want?

They want gold, they want silver from the mountains,
And oil, much oil from the coast.
They take sugar from the tall tubes of the cane,
Wheat from the high lands, and maize;
Coffee from the bushes in the hot lands, even the juicy rubber.
They put up tall chimneys that smoke,
And in the biggest houses they keep their machines, that talk
And work iron elbows up and down,
And hold myriad threads from their claws!
Wonderful are the machines of the greedy ones !

And you, Mexicans and peons, what do you do?

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