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Written by Delories
(9/21/2005 5:01 p.m.)
in consequence of the missive, Full of passions, penned by Robbin
I agree that _Persuasion_ has some particularly steamy bits, by JA's standards -- I mean in the sense of evoking physicality, or Eros, if you will. The reason is obvious: when the novel begins, we already have this backstory of thwarted youthful passion, which obviously still smolders -- eight years later, mind you -- into burning cheeks at the mere mention of the possibility that "_he_ may be walking here"...
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