Chapters 13, 14 and 15 Summary
In Chapter 13, there was a little secret spring in Rainbow Valley. The kids all knew about it but most adults did not. Rosemary West had sat by the spring with Martin before he sailed on his fatal voyage. John Meredith knew where it was and on one occasion after returning from the harbor on his pastoral rounds, he stopped for a drink of the spring water when Rosemary West happened by.
John had met Rosemary before but seeing her in the moonlight by the spring, he knew he had never before seen such a beautiful woman. He was startled by her loveliness and Rosemary was startled by his presence. Rosemary had been there so many times before and had never run into anyone. Rosemary told John she came by for a drink. He insisted on getting her a cup of water. After she drank the water, he filled...