It was the old woman

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It was the old woman's turn to speak next. She informed them that there were three Andalusian  horses in the stable and Candide should get them for the flight from the Jew's house. She pointed  out that Cunégonde had money and jewels to cover the expenses. She herself would ride one of the  horses, despite the fact that she had only one buttock. The plan was carried out. Not long after they had left, the Holy Hermandad (an association founded in Spain with its own police  force to track down criminals) came to the house and discovered the two bodies. The body of Don  Issachar was tossed on a dump; that of the Grand Inquisitor was buried in a beautiful church.  Already Candide, Cunégonde, and the old woman had reached a little town in the Sierra Morena  mountains and were resting at an inn. Cunégonde found that someone had stolen her money and jewels: they were now destitute. The old 
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This note was uploaded on 12/03/2011 for the course ENGLISH 1001 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '11 term at Texas State.

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