|Martin comes in for antiseptic wipes, which |
haven't arrived yet. She tries to lure him
upstairs with the latest issue of the MHRA with
a fascinating article on elephantiasis, a cup of
tea, and biscuits (she suspects he is a
hobnob sort of man). He then asks for a tube
of tolnaftate cream on his personal account.
She pushes and asks if it is for athletes foot
or the dhobi's itch? Through gritted teeth he
says, "Just the feet", spots Louisa walking by
and says, "I'm sure I'll survive" and hurries out
the door and down the street after her.
|Gavin comes into the chemist to ask Mrs |
Tishell about Dr Ellingham. She gushes
about what a warm, caring, charming man
he is. That they are truly blessed to have
such a giant of a man in their small village.
That he has healing hands, big hands, big