chapter  72
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The Daughter of the Merchant of Palermo—La figghia di lu mircanti di Palermu

Once upon a time there was a merchant in Palermo, who had an onlydaughter, and he was extremely protective of her. One day hereceived a summons to appear before the King of Naples. The poor fellow was thrown into great confusion and said to himself, “But how can I leave my daughter alone?”