It was doubtless in a fit of religious zeal that thou hast slain him. I will be indulgent, therefore; render up the property of which thou hast robbed him, and we will hush the matter up. The poor water-carrier called upon all the saints to witness his innocence; alas. not one of them appeared; and if they had, the alcalde would have disbelieved the whole calendar. The water-carrier alaya charm southern the whole story of the dying Moor with the straightforward simplicity of truth, but it was all in vain.