Only if it becomes clear he has made extensive use of the list. I’ve a feeling he’s going to get the hint that he has to come to some more permanent solution.
Speaking of the rota, I was amazed Ruth put herself down for two afternoons a week! I know it’s only being on call for emergencies, but she’s always been very reluctant to help with anything in the community, claiming, with some justification, business, though other busy people make time. More typical of Ruth was making it clear to Pip that she, Pip, would be in charge of her own baby, rather forgetting how she palmed her own children off on Jill.