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Late at night, Agnese distracts Don Abbondio's servant Perpetua while Tonio and his brother Gervaso enter Don Abbondio's study, ostensibly to pay a debt.

They are followed indoors secretly by Lucia and Renzo. When they try to carry out their plan, the priest throws the tablecloth in Lucia's face and drops the lamp.

They struggle in the darkness. In the meantime, Don Rodrigo's men invade Lucia's house, but nobody is there. A boy named Menico arrives with a message of warning from Fra Cristoforo and they seize him. When they hear the alarm being raised by the sacristan, who is capital 7 promessi sposi for help on the part of Don Abbondio who raised the alarm of invaders in his home, they assume they have been betrayed and flee in confusion.

Menico sees Agnese, Lucia and Renzo in the street and warns them not to return home.

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They go to the monastery, where Fra Cristoforo gives Renzo a letter of introduction to a capital 7 promessi sposi friar at Milanand another letter to the two women, to organise a refuge at a convent in the nearby city of Monza.

The Nun of Monza[ edit ] The Nun of Monza Lucia is entrusted to the nun Gertrude, a strange and unpredictable noblewoman whose story is told in these chapters. A child of the most important family of the area, her father decided to send her to the cloisters for no other reason than to simplify his affairs: As she grew up, she sensed that she was being forced by her parents into a life which would comport but little with her personality.

However, fear of scandal, as well as manoeuvres and menaces from her father, induced Gertrude to lie to her interviewers in order to enter the convent of Monzawhere she capital 7 promessi sposi received as la Signora "the lady", also known as The Nun of Monza.

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Later, she fell under the spell of capital 7 promessi sposi young man of no scruples, Egidio, associated with the worst baron of that time, the Innominato the "Unnamed". Egidio and Gertrude became lovers and when another nun discovered their relationship they killed her.

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Renzo in Milan[ edit ] The Grand Chancellor Ferrer from chapter 13 Renzo arrives in famine-stricken Milan and goes to the monastery, but the friar he is seeking is absent and so he wanders further into the city.

A bakery in the Corsia de' Servi, Capital 7 promessi sposi prestin di scansc "Bakery capital 7 promessi sposi the Crutches"is destroyed by a mob, who then go to the house of the Commissioner of Supply in order to lynch him.


He is saved in the nick of time by Ferrer, the Capital 7 promessi sposi Chancellor, who arrives in a coach and announces he is taking the Commissioner to prison. Renzo becomes prominent as he helps Ferrer make his way through the crowd.

After witnessing these scenes, Renzo joins in a lively discussion and reveals views which attract the notice of a capital 7 promessi sposi agent in search of a scapegoat. The agent tries to lead Renzo directly to "the best inn" i.

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The next morning, he is awakened by a notary and two bailiffs, who handcuff him and start to take him away. Capital 7 promessi sposi the street Renzo announces loudly that he is being punished for his heroism the day before and, with the aid of sympathetic onlookers, he effects his escape.


Leaving the city by the same gate through which he entered, he sets off for Bergamoknowing that his cousin Bortolo lives in a village nearby. Once there, he will be beyond the reach of the authorities capital 7 promessi sposi Milan under Spanish dominationas Bergamo is territory of the Most Serene Republic of Venice.

At an inn in Gorgonzolahe overhears a conversation which makes it capital 7 promessi sposi to him how much trouble he is in and so he walks all night until he reaches the River Adda.

After a short sleep in a hut, he crosses the river at dawn in the boat of a fisherman and makes his way to his cousin's house, where he is welcomed as a silk-weaver under the pseudonym of Antonio Capital 7 promessi sposi.


The same day, orders for Renzo's arrest reach the town of Leccoto the delight of Don Rodrigo.