chapter  20
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The Old Woman of the Garden—La vecchia di l’ortu

The servants came running to the room, but they didn’t see anyone. After they left and some time passed, she heard some noise again and cried out, “Help! Help!”

But the servants didn’t see anyone because the slave didn’t move and seemed to be a statue. The third time, however, Antonia noticed the slave’s movements, and she cried out, “Help, Help!”