Outlander 203 Useful Occupations and Deceptions
An unoccupied Claire is a dangerous Claire, if bored she may find herself indulging in waxing some delicate body parts. To fulfill her need to help others Claire goes to L’Hopital des Anges, a charity hospital run by nuns. Mother Hildegarde is not sure of Claire’s usefulness, so Claire must prove herself to the Mother. Jamie is upset that she may be risking their baby by being exposed to disease.
While Jamie continues his attempts to thwart the financing of Prince Charles’ rebellion. Claire and Jamie need Mother Hildegarde’s help to break a code which reveals the Sandringham is helping Charles secure funds from English nobles, which Jamie hopes to prevent. Claire, who cannot break the news herself, is troubled that Jamie will discover Black Jack Randall is still alive if he spends any time with the Duke of Sandringham.