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Written by Elizabeth Anne II
(2/2/2011 9:24 a.m.)
in consequence of the missive, correction: 'stay' not 'say'. nfm, penned by Reeba
Perhaps he knew he was a better writer than speaker. Emma certainly thought he was. She used words like "clownish," "abrupt," and "uncouth" to describe his manner and voice after seeing him in person; yet she thought his letter "would not have disgraced a gentleman."
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