with both hands and plucked away half of it, and then, as quick as
he could and without stopping, gave himself half a dozen cuffs on
the face and nose till they were bathed in blood.
Seeing this, the curate and the barber asked him what had happened
him that he gave himself such rough treatment.
"What should happen me?" replied Sancho, "but to have lost from
one hand to the other, in a moment, three ass-colts, each of them like
"How is that?" said the barber.