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By James A. Michener

America's bestselling writer transports readers to magical Seville, Spain, at Easter time, a season of superb pageantry, interesting bullfights, deep piety--and miracles. An American journalist, despatched to Seville on project to hide the efforts of a rancher to restore his as soon as proud line of bulls--uncovers a narrative that shakes his newspaperman's hard-bitten pragmatism. 26 illustrations.

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West to the Rockies. East to Omaha. South to Denver. North to Cheyenne. Streets start on the east and run through quantity as much as 10th road. Avenues start on the railroad and run north to 9th street. It’s good laid out. ’ We grew to become east on Mountain and walked 4 blocks to a loud eating place known as Flor de Méjico, and there back we have been warmly greeted, this time by way of a powerful Mexican brought to me as Manolo Marquez. ‘We knew you’d be back,’ he informed pass over Endermann. ‘Tonight the simplest in the home, on me. ’ He confirmed us to a desk lined by way of a red-checkered textile and a well-greased menu which pass over Endermann advised me have been invariable for the prior 5 years. ‘I wish you're keen on Mexican food,’ she stated. “It’s now not universal in Georgia. ’ ‘We’ll introduce him to it, Manolo,’ she cried. ‘Three plates, with a pattern of every thing. and a few Coors beer. ’ She requested if I knew this Colorado beer, and that i acknowledged no. ‘With Mexican nutrition it’s type of heaven,’ she guaranteed me. The door opened and the black guy I had noticeable in the street entered and got here to our desk. leave out Endermann kissed him, then stated, ‘This is my buddy and counselor, Nate individual. not just an exceptional barber yet a sagacious one. He is familiar with the place the our bodies are buried. ’ individual, a gray-templed guy in his fifties, requested the place i used to be from, and while I acknowledged Georgia he laughed. ‘That’s a country now not excessive on my checklist. ’ ‘It’s getting better,’ I guaranteed him. ‘High time,’ he stated frivolously. ‘You needs to inform him every thing you instructed me,’ pass over Endermann acknowledged, and Nate nodded. i assume it used to be a great dinner, however the goods that confronted me have been so in contrast to what i used to be familiar with in Georgia that all of it tasted like a scorching jumble. ‘The toasted factor is a taco,’ leave out Endermann defined. To me it was once extra like French-fried cardboard, and the enchilada and tamale appeared so approximately exact that I by no means did notice which was once which. The filled pepper, referred to as a chili relleno, used to be regularly fried cheese, however the salad was once nice. So was once the small glass of pomegranate juice. And the Coors beer was once, as she had estimated, ‘as gentle as a cupful of mountain water. ’ once we had accomplished the dinner, which pass over Endermann and individual gulped as though they hadn’t eaten in weeks, i started to event the main interesting sensation. It used to be as though my abdominal have been in concord with the area. ‘That should have been lovely solid food,’ I stated. ‘Tastes larger now than it did taking place. ’ ‘Join the club,’ pass over Endermann stated. ‘Nate, keep in mind that first time you made me attempt it? idea I’d die. ’ there has been a commotion on the door and Marquez moved quickly over to greet a tall, gangling westerner who had slouched in. He wore a cowboy hat, a bandanna and crooked-heel boots with fancy spurs. He was once what western writers name a ‘lean, suggest hombre,’ yet he moved with a simple grace and made himself at domestic anywhere he used to be. He got here on to our desk, the place he grabbed omit Endermann, pulled her to her toes and kissed her. ‘Cisco! ’ she cried. ‘This is simply too a lot. i presumed you have been in Chicago. ’ ‘I used to be. bought again Monday. Heard you have been on the town.

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