The whole population of San Bernardo, men, women and children, are adepts in this art.
How could the river rise after Father San Bernardo had gone into it?
In fact San Bernardo was already at the end of the lane, and actually in the river itself.
This island of San Bernardo is uninhabited, divided into four or five hummocks, and all the rest submerged.
Even the miracle-working San Bernardo would be washed into the sea!
Two of the oldest churches are those of Merced and of San Bernardo.