|GR: As Anne Elliot would say...
Written by Tara O'Donnell
(11/2/2003 9:43 a.m.)
in consequence of the missive, GR: Following fashion, penned by Line
] Reading ch.5, I find it interesting how AV points out how for decades, historians have unquestioningly believed in "the shallow selfishness of female desire" (p.162) - that women must buy things mainly because they envy others and want to keep up with the Joneses.
"But they were all written by men!"-that phrase popped into my head when reading that passage:)
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