Heroine of Doctor No by Ian Fleming.
Has lived in the cellars of a ruined Great House in Jamaica since she was five.
Becomes James Bond's lover.
Central character of The Game Of Empire by Poul Anderson.
Keeps her sleeping bag in a ruined temple on the planet Imhotep.
Runs errands and guides tourists.
Is Dominic Flandry's illegitimate daughter.
And I can probably find parallels between any two texts at this time of night.