In Chapter 7 through 9 of The Midwife's Apprentice, what activities were revealed by the presence of the strange footprints?
The first activity that was revealed by the presence of the strange footprints was the miller, "caught in the act of putting some of Dick's granny's grain into his own sacks". Since the theft was believed to be caused by the Devil, the miller was dealth with mercifully, having to stand for a day in the rain with his millstone around his neck.
The second activity revealed was Grommet cuddling in the hay with the pig boy from the manor. ...
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