excerpt: “Do you think she’ll be alright?” he asks as he helps her into her coat.
“I don’t know, Mr Carson.” It’s hard to admit it.
“She always looks so delicate, but she is very strong. That counts for something, doesn’t it?” Like her, he doesn’t seem to want to admit that anything could go wrong, that the situation is grave.
“We must warn Mr Bates,” she says and stares blankly ahead. She is glad to have Mr Carson with her. She isn’t sure she would be able to find Grantham House from the hospital.