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Written by Louise H
(2/8/2011 9:54 a.m.)
in consequence of the missive, Glad you brought it up, penned by BarbaraB
It's not so surprising that the indelicacy of the riddle would go over Mr. Woodhouse's head, but Emma copied the riddle out in Harriet's book. You'd think that she at least, with her quickness, would see the double entendres and decline to be associated with the riddle. Has she really been so sheltered?
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