Tess of the D'Urbervilles Phase VII: "Fulfillment," Chapter Fifty-Nine Summary
Angel and 'Liza-Lu are in the county capitol of Wintoncester, looking completely anguished and walking hand in hand.
They stand in the street outside the prison, staring at an empty flagpole in the ugly tower.
A few minutes past the hour, a black flag is raised on the pole, indicating that "justice" had been done (in other words, Tess has been executed for murder – but Hardy doesn't come right out and say it.)
Angel and 'Liza-Lu both kneel on the ground to pray.
After a while, they stand, join hands again, and walk slowly away.