The mestiza girls are, as a rule, often of wonderful beauty.
This the mestiza saw, and it compelled her to pause and reflect how she was to get nearer.
But white wives being difficult to obtain, mestiza maidens had generally to be accepted, or rather, taken in their stead.
From the spot where she lay the mestiza witnessed their greeting.
Whatever truth there was in the last part of her harangue, the mestiza knew that its earlier declarations were true enough.
She is a mestiza, and thou art a child of the Church, though this following of gypsy wenches does not show it.
She was a mestiza, or half-blood, of Indian and Spanish mixture, as her brownish-white skin testified.
The beautiful young lady of the house, in a mestiza gown4 and a cascade of diamonds, was as ever the queen of the feast.
These Spaniards are all poor folk, and married to native, mestiza, or negro women.
Also the mustang mare which belongs to Adela Miranda—her own “Lolita”—and the mule set apart for the mestiza.