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In the afternoon, The Boss and Sandy overtake another, less cheerful group, a procession of slaves  being herded by a slavemaster who goads them along with his whip. The Boss would like to free  them all immediately, but he feels that he cannot change things too quickly. The following morning, they meet another of the salesmen-knights, who tells them that business has  been fine and that the well at the Valley of Holiness has dried up again. The monks have sent to  Camelot to see if The Boss would come; if he could not, Merlin was invited. Merlin has been there for  three days, working on the problem. On hearing this news, The Boss writes an order for materials  and assistance, and he sends this knight off to Camelot, urging him to go swiftly. He plans to  continue on to the Valley of Holiness. The Boss and Sandy reach the monastery by nightfall, and the abbot rejoices that The Boss has 
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