But the faction Barrios joined needed to fear no political betrayal.
Her second son, Jaime, had just gone off on the Staff of Barrios.
You might have let me go with Barrios if you had cared for me.
It was a good idea—and Barrios was the only instrument of its realization.
When I return in triumph, as you say, with Barrios, I may find you all destroyed.
But nothing was accomplished because Barrios and the President of Salvador were soon at loggerheads.
Nine years later, feeling himself stronger, Barrios again proposed federation.
He was not to know anything of it till the troops under Barrios's command had the new rifle in their hands.
But Don Jose, disregarding the general indictment as though he had not heard a word of it, took up the defence of Barrios.
Barrios has started, let him go on then; he will hold Cayta, which is the door of the sea route to Sulaco.