I saw the Doctor come out of the cottage followed by a draggle-tailed wench who clung to his arm as though he could make treaty for her with Death. `Dat sort, she wailed -- `deyre just as much to us dat has em as if dey was lawful born. Just as much -- just as much! An God hed be just as pleased if you saved un, Doctor. Dont take it from me. Miss Florence will tell ye de very same. Dont leave im, Doctor!