"You have to be careful from now on. You simply can't go off unescorted. And never approach that man alone." Everett snapped the reins and his team tossed their heads. "Trethewy should be reprimanded to do his duty."
"I am leaving here as soon as I can arrange it, so I will not be a burden to anyone." She struggled to keep her voice firm and shifted on the hard bench. "I wish that I had never come to Cornwall."
Everett glared at her. "Don't start sounding like Miriam."
"Stop this carriage at once!" Bettina slid from the seat, forcing him to rein in the horses. She jumped down and ran towards the cliffs, not wanting him to see her angry tears.