"She wouldn't go to any old friend. You see she's awf'ly sensitive. And she'd have to explain. Besides, I'd find out she was there." "That's true." "I ought never to have left her last spring. I should have found work here and not gone gallumpin' all over the country." Her chin trembled. She was on the verge of tears. "Nonsense. You can't blame yourself. We each have to live our own life.