So I only remained long enough to tell him that the woman of the house
was bringing down some bedding and that I hoped that he would have a good night's rest.
"And the young woman of the house
," asked Dr Hood, with huge and silent amusement, "what does she want?"
The woman of the house
grows increasingly unnerved by the outsiders' presence and she slowly relinquishes her slender grasp on reality.
She, for all of the above reasons; I, because it's really hard to be the woman of the house
when you've got competition.