So this was the meaning of his dorados' sullen insinuations!
Two of his dorados seized the Frenchman and proceeded to subject him to a rough overhauling.
His vague suspicions of the three dorados congealed into quick and firm convictions.
When all the bargaining was over, Quesada and his dorados discovered they had not got off second best.
Quesada's dorados had gone behind ...