capataz, I begin to believe that you are a great genius in your way.
"It is," agreed the magnificent capataz de Cargadores, calmly.
"Treachery, without a doubt," said the capataz casting his eyes searchingly around.
And the capataz laughed a little in response to the grins of the crowd.
One of them was an Indian; the other the capataz recognised at a glance as the man who had come to the hacienda that morning.
I have been making friends with this man called Nostromo, the capataz.
In silence he helped the capataz to get the grapnel on board.
"We seem to be crossing her bows," said the capataz in a cautious tone.
"It was the worst darkness of the Golfo," the capataz assented, briefly.
"The darkness is our friend," the capataz murmured into his ear.