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The transcripts were not accompanied, as would have been required, by the study of certain documents, like autos de esponsais (betrothment), autos de justificacao entre partes (defense by one of the parties) and autos de perguntas (inquests).
The real lover returning, enters at this moment, and produces the ring which she had once given him in sign of her betrothment. Thus defeated, the supernatural being Geraldine disappears.
After a complaint from Cinderella's nasty step-family, King Magnus hired a private detective to investigate the background to this unlikely match before betrothment could take place.