Ipinagkakayari ni (Ina) Julia ang anak niyang si Julia kay Miguel na anak ni Tadeo. The rhythm of Fabian's strokes was smooth and unbroken.
Inutusan ni Julia si Lucas na ipagsabi kay Tenyong na ipinagkakayari na ng (Ina) Juana niya kay Miguel at naitakda na ang petsa ng kasal. So many palay stalks had to be harvested before sundown and there was no time to be lost in idle dallying.
If he had been in bed he would be tossing painfully, feverÂishly.
Why was her face always before him as though it were always focused somewhere in the distance and he was forever walking up to it?
It augÂmented the spell of that woman that was still over him.