Reni and Ramatoa retired to a dark recess in the cave, and mingled their tears and prayers together.
“You are young to give such comfort,” returned Reni, with a sad smile.
Cujus ossa in Reni fluminis insula, ubi in Oceanum prorumpit, reservata sunt et de longinquo venientibus pro miraculo ostenduntur.
The letter is dated Reni, where she had gone for a few days.
Reni, Plate 82, represents the daughter of Herodius bearing John's head to her mother.
Reni and Ramatoa, who had pressed forward, looked surprised, for their friend did not speak like a man who had bad news to tell.
But several pictures which he had conducted in his third manner, previous to Reni's death, fully confute such an opinion.
Lodovico cherished him, and frequently painted him as an angel, for the youthful Reni was extremely handsome.
On another occasion Lodovico, consulted as umpire, lowered a price which Reni asked for an early picture.
The chtelaine of Reni had left a boy of four years, and the Lady Elsa a girl baby at the cost of her life.