Robb Stark, the King in the North, was set to marry the daughter of Lord Walder Frey, but reneged and married Talisa, a healer.
At this juncture, Ivorians need a healer as much as the country needs visionary leadership.
Anaya recalled that decades ago certain New Mexico schools banned Bless Me, Ultima, whose protagonist is a curandera, or healer.
Her grandfather had been a physician and healer who—according to family lore—married a descendant of the Osage or Pawnee tribes.
Perhaps most important to a soul as complex as Diana Nyad, she is a healer.
The mother and one daughter died, and the healer was imprisoned for entering the house in defiance of the quarantine law.
The imperfection of the healer, and the lack of receptivity in the patient, are local limitations.
But as a healer of the spirit I have succeeded beyond my hopes and my deserts.
"I know nothing whatever about her capacity as a healer," he said.
We have accounts of one non-Christian healer whose cures have probably been handed down to us on account of his exalted position.