Chapter 39:

Doña Consolacion

(The Summary of “Noli Me Tangere”)

Doña Consolacion, the Alferez’s wife, calls Sisa to sing, but proceeds to maltreat her by whipping her when she refuses to dance.  The Alferez arrives, stops the whipping and calls his servant to feed and clothe the insane woman,who is to be treated by a doctor hired by Ibarra.