But he seemed to have it in for her from the minute he opened the door to them both at his place. Slightly irrational methinks. Yes, she appears a bit in your face but, rather that, than be a sour old puss.
The trouble with FIAB is it puts too much emphasis on the personalities of the owners. In reality if you stayed at Paul's how much of him would you actually see? If I were choosing a B&B in Stratford location, price, facilities and breakfast quality would be on my list. Whether the owner likes me or not wouldn't bother me in the slightest. In fact an oddball owner can be a good source of after dinner stories