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|Mrs Bennet and sympathy
Written by Bridget D
(5/22/2010 1:30 p.m.)
in consequence of the missive, Am I alone in having sympathy for Mrs Bennet?, penned by AnnetteJ
Annette, I am inclined to agree a bit. Mrs Bennet is a fool, and not a kindly one at that. Most of her concern over the girls is problaby realy for herself. She sees it as a blow to her ego if her girls dont marry, and of course she's bohtered by the possibilty of starving in the hedgerows for herself as much as for her daughters.. and she is not a good mother. She ovre indulges and pets Lydia making her the worst behaved of the 5, while not much liking Elizabeth...
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