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The executioner, heedless about operating according to the rules of art, made such haste that he dispatched the condemned in a couple of minutes.
I leave a sad and bitter world; and if you remember me and think of me as of one unjustly condemned, I am resigned to the fate awaiting me.
The halberds of the motley beadles clanked; and, a few moments later, a long procession of priests in chasubles, and deacons in dalmatics, marched gravely towards the condemned girl, as they drawled their song, spread out before her view and that of the crowd.
He turned his back on the condemned girl, his head sank upon his breast once more, he crossed his hands and rejoined his escort of priests, and a moment later he was seen to disappear, with the cross, the candles, and the copes, beneath the misty arches of the cathedral, and his sonorous voice was extinguished by degrees in the choir, as he chanted this verse of despair,--
At the same time, the intermittent clash of the iron butts of the beadles' halberds, gradually dying away among the columns of the nave, produced the effect of a clock hammer striking the last hour of the condemned.
The condemned girl remained motionless in her place, waiting to be disposed of.
She remembered that she had been condemned to death for murder committed on the person of Phoebus de Châteaupers.
This shock restored the condemned girl to her senses.
In fact, within the bounds of Notre-Dame, the condemned girl could not be touched.
And then, it was touching to behold this protection which had fallen from a being so hideous upon a being so unhappy, a creature condemned to death saved by Quasimodo.
If you know a prayer, say it--for you are condemned, and you shall die.
Chief Minister of Sindh Murad Ali Shah also condemned the incident, calling the action 'extremely wrong.