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Written by bridget d
(4/26/2013 1:46 p.m.)
in consequence of the missive, two thoughts?, penned by Caroline
Lizzy: I'm teasing you buy suggesting that you are being picky about my playing
I dont beleive she is doing that. She is telling him off, politely about his "inability to make small talk, and to be freindly to people". HE says that he "just doesn't have the knack" of getting on with people. She says that SHE Could say that SHE didn't have "the knack" of playing very well but the truth is that she would play better if she practiced more. And that his problems with talking to people could be alleviated if he tried harder. (of course she is politely hinting that the real reason he is not good at small talk with many people is that he thinks of her class of moderately well off gentry as below him and wont make the effort to talk to them.)
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