Scenes-22-24 The Corridor Outside the
Guest Chamber of the Convent.
Hugo pacing up and down. Orion leaning
against the wall.
Hugo, Eric and Thurston have met with
the robbers, Osric, Rudolph and Dagobert at a farm house not far from
Both sides,at the insistance of Hugo, reluctantly sign a pact
to give the women (and thus Agatha) safe passage from the Convent before it is sacked.
Hugo has about 20 riders with him at the farm not far from the Convent
to act as escorts for the women from the Convent gate.
After telling the Abbot that he (The Abbot) and his Monks will be left to fight
the robbers. The Abbot says he has despatched two riders to summon
Prince Otto for help, one has been killed by Dagoberts men but the other
Hugo laments not having made an effort to save the whole Convent.