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Written by Nicki
(9/21/2010 11:14 a.m.)
in consequence of the missive, Mary's past, penned by Angela L
“My poor aunt had certainly little cause to love the state; but, however, speaking from my own observation, it is a manoeuvring business. I know so many who have married in the full expectation and confidence of some one particular advantage in the connexion, or accomplishment, or good quality in the person, who have found themselves entirely deceived, and been obliged to put up with exactly the reverse. What is this but a take in?”
She does seem bitter, perhaps on behalf of her friends and her aunt. I agree with the comments about the relationship between her aunt and uncle affecting her views very strongly.
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