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In the story of The Dwarf the character of the princess Teodora exhibits a major impact in the life of the storys protagonist Piccoline the dwarf In the story Piccoline exists as a servant to Prince Leone and Princess Teodora Piccoline holds great admiration for his prince and follows him everywhere he goes obeying his every command Towards the princess however he expresses hatred and resentment Princess Leone possesses many male lovers other than her prince with whom she spends time very often Everything she carries out with her lovers she confides in Piccoline Piccoline resents her very much for this When she calls me into her chamber and whisperingly confides her messages to me hiding the love letters under my jerkin then I shiver all over and the blood rushes to my head But she notices nothing she never gives a thought to the fact that my life is in stake Not her life but mine She merely smiles her scarcely perceptible absent-minded smile and lets me go on my dangerous mission My share in her secret life counts as nothing with her But she trusts me I hate all her lovers I have wanted to fling myself upon everyone of them and pierce them with my dagger to see their blood flow Most of all I hate Don Riccardo she has had him for several years now and it looks as though she never intended to get rid of him I find him repulsive Many times throughout the story Piccoline calls Teodora a whore and expresses that he hates her with a passion Sometimes in the morning Teodora allows Piccoline to enter her chamber before she has risen and exposes herself to him while she asks Piccoline to help her pick out what jewels to wear for her next lover While performing this task Piccoline thinks I cannot understand how anyone can love her She has nothing which a man could find desirable
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