Chapter 37:

The Mystery

(The Summary of “El Filibusterismo”)

The events of the previous night are discussed by Isagani, Capitana Loleng, Capitan Toringoy, Sensia, and Chichoy.  Chichoy divulges that Simoun is the mastermind behind storing the sacks of gunpowder in order to kill all the people at the wedding feast.  He also adds that the lamp was to start the fire and ignite the gunpowder.

Learn this Filipino word:

buháy ang loób