By James M Gavin; United States. Army. Airborne Division, 82nd
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Just past eight o’ the clock, mem. ” “Or a party of dragoons,” Marjory said dryly. Elisabeth walked in a slow circle, assessing her new home. The marketplace was indeed deserted. Vendor stalls were locked and windows shuttered for the night. The ancient mercat cross was a smaller version of the proud pillar that stood in the midst of Edinburgh’s High Street, marking the spot where meat and meal were sold and important events proclaimed. Two widows are newly arrived from the capital. Elisabeth was certain no one would bother to make such an announcement.
She quietly arranged her plaid by the faint glow of the coal fire, then closed her eyes and called upon the Almighty. I remember thee upon my bed, and meditate on thee in the night watches. Since winter she’d consumed the psalms until the words had become her daily bread, feeding her soul, nourishing her mind. When the family Bible was out of reach, or the hour late, or the firelight dim, she could draw upon his holy truth buried inside her. The words came swiftly, silently, yet surely. My soul followeth hard after thee.
They glanced in the carriage windows long enough to satisfy their curiosity but didn’t acknowledge the Kerrs, only plodded forward. “Gibson climbed the steep streets of Edinburgh many times a day,” Elisabeth reminded her. “We’ll find him drinking tea at Cousin Anne’s table. ” But Marjory was not at all certain. Doubts and fears she’d held at bay the whole of their journey suddenly overwhelmed her. What if Anne had turned Gibson away at the door, unwilling to shelter her tainted relatives? What if she’d married after all these years and moved to a different house in town?