I have been hurt,Mr. Danforth; I have seen my blood runnin' out! I have been near to murdered ever day because I done my duty pointing out the Devil's people-and this is my reward? To be mistrusted, denied, questioned like a-
It's not a trick! I-I used to faint because I-I thought I saw spirits.
Your Honor, I-in that time I were sick. And I-My husband is a good and righteous man. He is never drunk as some are, nor wastin' his time at the shovelboard, but always at his work. But in my sickness-you see, sir, I were a long time sick after my last baby,and I thought I saw my husband somewhat turning from me. And this girl- I came to think he fancied her. And so one night I lost my wits, I think, and put her out on the highroad