“Murder, I’m afraid, if someone does not intervene.”He laughed. “Oh, you women are so melodramatic. Do no expect me to catch you when you faint.”“I would rather hit the ground. Good day, sir.”
...the strange and compelling statue of man bearing down upon a supine female form depcits one of Goa ’s most famous home grown talents, Abbe Faria, an eighteenth century Goan priest, father of ‘ hypnotism ’ and friend of Napolean in full melodramatic throes.