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Robert Gertz   Link to this

Pity Sam never tells us if Bess eats supper with him on these late nights. I assume it's a case of sometimes yes, many times no, which given Sam's dinner habits (or lack thereof) might suggest that it's likely that breakfast is the meal they're mostly likely to share on a regular basis.

Mary   Link to this

"though but one in the whole City'

is the reading given by L&M. This makes sense. The city parish concerned was St. Mary Mounthaw.

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