Description:00 43 36 00 Italy, 1910s. Inside an upper-class parlor, a sickly, wealthy old man sits in his armchair; a young servant asks him if he needs anything. He asks her for a drink, the alcohol acting as a stimulant. Later, the sick old man receives a visit from a young Arab in traditional dress. The young man reveals to him that a woman has paid him to kill the old man. After his revelation of his intentions, the young Arab does not want to follow through and prefers to admit everything to the old man.He gets down on his knees and begs for forgiveness. He helps the old man stand up, and hands him a briefcase.