"[...] "Yes, sir," said one of the old women with a curtsey. "Keep an eye to the child, in case he turns violent; but I don't think he will-I don't think he will." "And send for you, sir, if he do!" "Yes." The little party left the workhouse infirmary, all but Mrs Curdley, who saw to lighting a fire for providing herself with a cup of tea, to comfort her from time to time during her long night-watch, and then all was very still in the whitewashed place.[...]."
- Paperback | 336 pages
- 152.4 x 228.6 x 15.49mm | 471.73g
- 10 Mar 2015
- Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
- United States
- black & white illustrations