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Poco a poco," said Antonio. " The second test was as easy as the first, and Julio without so much as a courteous farewell returned to Antonio. The third day Julio faced the princess with a sack containing the head of the genio. "You were told," said Julio, "to concentrate upon the head of the sorcerer. " The king was overjoyed at Julio's success. " In this enchanted city there had been no sounds for ages. Julio had heard nothing further than the words of the princess and her father. That night, however, while in a dull half-sleep he awoke to the distant tolling of a bell.
The fish appeared and was asked to help find the ring. And in less time than it takes to say santiamén, Juan held the tumbaga in his hand. " "No," said the princess. " And again the king issued a bando, but no one knew where to seek the Water of Life. And again Juan's brothers sought to destroy him. The king sent for him and gave him three days to find a flask of el Agua de la Vida. Juan took his sadness to the horse again. "We shall manage somehow," said the latter. " A small flask was tied to the bird's foot, and it flew away to the mountains that spent the time bumping their heads together just to make the boulders roll.
If Satan had heard him he would have blushed. God's masterpiece, to say the least, was quite informal. Do you think that such an honorable man should have condemned the poor maranito to the realm of three thousand devils? '" And there followed an uproar of mocking laughter. "Calm yourselves, señoras," said mi tío. " "Andale," said the ladies with affected interest and composure. "Well, it is true that it had been God's intention to make Eve from the rib of Adam. Our father Adam was on the operating table, and the rib had been taken from his side.