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Written by Lenora
(5/19/2010 11:44 a.m.)
in consequence of the missive, Gossip in P&P: Ch.57-61, penned by Line
What does "his expectation of a young olive-branch." mean? Is Charlotte expecting a baby? I remember earlier GR discussion on the term "olive branch" as being a peacemaker symbol (in Mr. Collins's first letter to Mr. Bennett). Any thoughts?
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