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|The word "sensible"
Written by Tom P2
(10/2/2006 6:24 p.m.)
in consequence of the missive, Agreed and also the..., penned by Moni
Wasn't the common usage of the word "sensible" changing at the time JA wrote S&S, from the established "having sensibility" to the modern "having common sense"? She plays with it in S&S, rather like the way she plays with "nice" in NA.
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