needed, and I’m glad to help all I can even if, finally, what you manage to do
only becomes valuable to other women."
bit pompous. I took the pipe out of my mouth. ‘I’m the
grand-daughter of Rutherford,’ she said, shattering me. ‘And curiously, Luke Howard was also an ancestor of mine.’ ‘You’re joking,’ I said. She was not joking.
- How could anyone make a pass at a relation of Luke Howard, or at a grand-daughter of Rutherford! Better to return to my night duties with the mice,"
So they only start seeing each other months after that...