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|Obligatory Northanger Abbey quote
Written by Tom P2
(2/25/2011 2:41 p.m.)
in consequence of the missive, Robbin has pointed out something that I missed, penned by Kathleen Glancy
Here's another clue that your assessment of Mr Knightley is correct, given that the NA narrator never exaggerates and never makes a sweeping generalisation, and that all men are cut from the same cloth. :-)
NA ch10> ... the insensibility of man towards a new gown. It would be mortifying to the feelings of many ladies, could they be made to understand how little the heart of man is affected by what is costly or new in their attire; ... Neatness and fashion are enough for [a man], ...
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