The night had fallen before he got to the mountains, which he and the Pioneers had seen the faith healer enter.
A whisper grew that Laura was in love with the faith healer.
Tim's voice suddenly lowered before the last word, for the faith healer had broken down in a torrent of tears.
Twice each week the faith healer came to the house, laid his hands upon their backs and took their money.
faith healer n.
One who treats disease with prayer.