She stopped laughing to glower at him before saying, "well at least she doesn't know about this place. For Padraig's benefit," she added because she was nothing if not petty. "But how long can you stay here?"
"Well I've been avoiding work for about a month now, so who knows really," Padraig grumbled. "And someone has to fatten me back up again, so George is staying. Besides, I like him alive."
"I think that makes one of us," Darerca shot over to George. "I can't imagine anyone without a death wish voluntarily fucking a sin."