CHAPTER VIIIOF THE GOOD FORTUNE WHICH THE VALIANT DON QUIXOTE HAD IN THE TERRIBLE AND UNDREAMT-OF ADVENTURE OF THE WINDMILLS, WITH OTHER OCCURRENCES WORTHY TO BE FITLY RECORDEDAt this point they came in sight of thirty forty windmills that there are on plain, and as soon as Don Quixote saw them he said to his squire, "Fortune is arranging matters for us better than we could have shaped our desires ourselves, for look there, friend Sancho Panza, where thirty or more monstrous giants present themselves, all of whom I mean to engage in battle and slay, and with whose spoils we shall begin to make our fortunes; for this is righteous warfare, and it is God's good service to sweep so evil a breed from off the face of the earth.""What giants?" said Sancho Panza."Those thou seest there," answered his master, "with the long arms, and some have them nearly two leagues long.""Look, your worship," said Sancho; "what we see there are not giants but windmills, and what seem to be their arms are the sails that turned by the
The Antelope HillsOne evening in 1541 Coronado camped here with his men while on his assigned task of finding the 7 Cities of Cibola, the cities of gold. He returns to New Spain with empty hands and pockets. Then in 1593, Francisco Leyva de Bonilla and Antonio Gutiérrez de Humaña pause at these hills during their unauthorized and ill fated expedition for Quivira, where it was said the residents ate from plates of gold. A little later in the journey, feverish with gold lust, Humaña murders Bonilla and then The Wichita massacre all in the party but one... a Native American named Jusepe.Finally in 1595, the Spanish viceroy named Juan de Oñate to be the governor of New Mexico, adelantado and captain-general of the new province. Oñate was the son of Cristóbal de Oñate, the conqueror of Nueva Galicia where he operated mines, and one of the founders of Zacatecas. His wife was the granddaughter of the famous conquistador Hernando Cortez and the great-granddaughter of the Aztec leader Montezuma.On June 23, 1601, Don J
Near The Antelope Hills - Oklahoma
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