And I learn, that she is the mid-wife of the village, Vincenza Arpaia.
A medical missionary at Modjowarno had offered to train Kartini as a mid-wife, if her plan of going to Holland should fail.
Even in civilized Europe, the calling of mid-wife is looked down upon, more or less.
The doctors here could only train her to be a mid-wife, who works under the direction of a doctor.
Every entrance of a babe into the world is a dice throwing with death, even if the mid-wife is clever.
Mollie doesn't remember ever seeing a doctor, other than a mid-wife, on the plantation.
Aunt Easter as she is called has followed the profession of a mid-wife for forty years.
Then we had a mid-wife who was a white woman lived down below us.
We never know what we may come to, and above all we should not have guessed that Mi Ladi was to become a mid-wife.