They were fabled as seven sisters, and one lost her place in the sky by marrying a mortal.
"He will look for me, and seem bewildered, as if something were lost," replied Philothea.
I tell you he's alive and well, only he's lost your money and Pish's and mine and his own.
You don't want to let him be the one to break it because you lost your money, do you?
But unless he did ...