One Corpse Too Many Brother Cadfael is the main fictional character in a series of historical murder mysteries written between 1977 and 1994 by the linguist-scholar Edith Pargeter under the name "Ellis Peters". The character of Cadfael himself is a Welsh Benedictine monk living at the Abbey of …

Brother Cadfael:
[to the unconscious Oswin] Come back to us, Oswin... I miss you, boy. I would sacrifice a thousand pots to your clumsiness if you come back.