Pepita was anxious to avenge herself upon Jose for the jilt she suffered. Jose is a handsome troubadour and when he and Pepita meet it is love at first sight. They go to the Grand Plaza, where they sing and dance. Jose was fickle-natured and it needed only a pretty face and trim figure to make him forget the very existence of Pepita. Mariana, appreciating this lures the weak Jose from Pepita for herself, and together they go to the Plaza. Paula, the busybody, seeing Jose and Mariana together on the Plaza hastens to inform Pepita, who goes armed with a dagger to kill Jose. In this she is thwarted by several bystanders. Jose cowardly hastens to a distant camp where he feels he will be safer from Pepita's wrath. Jose is examining a pistol he is about to procure with which to protect himself, when the firearm explodes totally blinding him. In this helpless condition, Mariana cruelly deserts him. Feeling that he has been justly punished for his perfidy, he wanders off to play and sing for ...
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