She didn't, of course.
She showed me the respect of waiting until we retired to our room before revisiting the subject. Yet before I had chance to gather my thoughts - for they had cluttered my mind since the moment I realised where we were, and I needed time to arrange and order them into some coherent whole - before I had ordered them, she had added with typical consideration
"Of course if it will upset you to recount your thoughts..."
I demurred. She was a brave and sensible woman. I would tell her.
"It happened two miles from here..." I began.