Chapter 58:

The Accursed

(The Summary of “Noli Me Tangere”)

The crying relatives of those arrested wait outside the barracks of the Guardia Civil.  Ibarra, together with the other prisoners, are led out of their cells to be transported to the provincial capital.  Along the way, Ibarra is cursed, stoned, and ridiculed by the people, blaming him for their misfortunes and hardships.

Learn this Filipino word:

hampás sa kalabaw, sa kabayo ang latay