Quick Index Board Index Home FAQ Site Map
Written by Cheryl
(3/5/2007 12:07 a.m.)
"...my principal inducement in this affair at present is the honour of being allied to Mrs. Malaprop; of whose intellectual accomplishments, elegant manners, and unaffected learning, no tongue is silent."
- while he abuses her in the letter -
"As for the old weather-beaten she-dragon who guards you...I am told that the same ridiculous vanity, which makes her dress up her coarse features, and deck her dull chat with hard words which she donít understand..."
Oh, he is a bold one! And then he fulfills his promise in the letter -
"to see you shortly with the old harridanís consent, and even to make her a go-between in our interview."
- which he does manage to do. So he's got disguises within disguises. He is playing a very deep game here, and it is going to blow up in his face at any moment. Oh, he has got a comeuppance coming - I can't wait. ;-)
Groupread is maintained by Myretta with WebBBS 3.21.