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The story of Lazara de Tormes, mostly told in flashback, who is defending himself in court against an unspecified charge. As a child he was given away by his mother to a vicious, blind man and then on to a miserly old priest. Some time later Lazaro decides to become the town crier but must be married in order to qualify for the job. The priest introduces Lazaro to Teresa, a comely barmaid, but Lazaro ddoesn't know that the priest is carrying on a relationship with her.

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