"It was here." Mina indicates the area where she first met the book thief.
"Right then," Jakin says, "hold the rag and say it like I told you."
"It'll be fine! I read about it in a book!"
"I never read a book about this..."
But Jakin waves away Mina's protests.
She closes her eyes and holds up the scrap of cloth torn from the thief's cloak.
"Um... I claim a debt from the owner of this cloth..."