During World War, a large number of young women in England joined the army. Joan Phaillops was one of them, and of course met lot of officers and soldiers One evening she met Captain Humphreys at a dance and soon the fell in love. After two months, he said to her, "】'm going abroad to morrow.I'd be very happy if i could get your letters now and then when I am abroad. After that they wrote to each other very often.
One day, she received a letter from him, telling her that he had been wounded and was in a certain army hospital in England.
Joan was going there but was stopped by a woman at door, "I've come to visit Captain Humphreys.
“ Only relatives（亲属） are allowed to visit him，” the doctor said.
Oh, that's all right, answered Joan，"I'm his sister.
I'rn very pleased to meet you. the doctor said，"I'm his mother. I've never seen you！