This story is post elsewhere under The Wanderer by-line, with the title, 'Choices – Someone to Watch Over Me.' I thank my LadyCibelle and Techsan for their patience, proof reading, editing skills, and of course encouragement.
Notes for the uninitiated: Cor = slang expressing surprise, excitement, etc. Palaver = a prolonged or tiresome act. Throw a wobbly = Have a fit of nerves or temper. On a loosing wicket = in a no-win situation.