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|You're right, but though she doesn't get as flowery...
Written by Line
(5/3/2005 6:39 p.m.)
in consequence of the missive, Using the word "pregnancy", penned by PeggyC
...as Mr. Collins, IIRC, even as the Omnicient Narrator, JA never comes right out and says "pregnant" in any of her novels (or, I believe, in her letters). I wonder whether this was a difference in their times, the fact that JA was an (unmarried) woman and Goldsmith a (married?) man, a class difference, or some other reason.
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