What did the beldame mean by saying, "Keep your secret, and I'll keep mine?"
Probably any one of them was strong enough to throw the beldame out at a window.
The beldame has suggested that he must be 'liege-lord of all the elves and fays'.
"But I am not content to surrender my Madoc," yelled the beldame.
The beldame came in presently, before he had had time to shape his thoughts.