Chapter 6 Summary
As Amadeo and Harlech fight, Harlech is egging him on with insults and talk. They stab each other, but it is Harlech who falls down dying, bleeding and unable to fight anymore. Before he dies, Harlech implies his sword was laced with poison and this is what Amadeo will die of, but before he can finish Riccardo stabs him with a fatal blow.
Amadeo is feeling a little ill form the poison from the sword wounds. He wakes in bed with Bianca standing over him. She insists that he didn't ingest enough poison to kill him, so that he has to make an effort to shake it off. Amadeo's soul or spirit drifts up in the air so that he is looking down at his body that is laying in the bed. Amadeo sees all of his past before him and even his father appears. When Amadeo questions his father,...