"Hold on! You'll catch a cold outside. I'll call a cab."
Mathilde went looking for the Necklace
Mathilde husband was saying to her "you'll get a cold, I'll call a cab". But Mathilde wouldn't listen to him and went rapidly down stairs. When they were on the street, they didn't find a carriage; and they set out to hunt for one, hailing drivers whom they saw going by at a distance.