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|More than feeling left out.
Written by Adrian
(3/12/2009 12:43 p.m.)
in consequence of the missive, I think Henry is feeling a little left out, penned by JoAnn
Just one more example of Thorpe trying to get Catherine to break a commitment to the Tilneys to suit his own selfish whims.
“I wonder you should think so, for you never asked me.”
“That is a good one, by Jove! I asked you as soon as I came into the room, and I was just going to ask you again, but when I turned round, you were gone! This is a cursed shabby trick! I only came for the sake of dancing with you, and I firmly believe you were engaged to me ever since Monday. Yes; I remember, I asked you while you were waiting in the lobby for your cloak. And here have I been telling all my acquaintance that I was going to dance with the prettiest girl in the room; and when they see you standing up with somebody else, they will quiz me famously.” (Ch. 10)
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