''Mary smiled and patted his hair, and Silver froze. 'So bright,' she said, as if to herself. 'So pure, like one of God’s angels. Just like one of God’s pure angels. You must indeed be blessed.' She lightly touched his cheek, then went back to her things, leaving Silver still frozen in the middle of buttoning.''
From Silver: Part 9 Here's a first; I did an illustration before I finished the chapter. In fact, I'm only about four pages into Part 9. Mary is the woman who shows up at the end of Part 8. She's just given Silver that shirt in this scene here.