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|GR: why the attraction?
Written by Cherie
(4/7/2003 6:37 p.m.)
in consequence of the missive, GR: Thorpe's drives, penned by Mark C
] And maybe he does have some interest in conversing alone with a member of the opposite sex, but I'm not really convinced it is entirely out of any real attraction for Catherine. .. Could he be wanting to make himself look desirable, in inaccessible, to others, especially young ladies?
I don't think JT has the capacity for real affection for anybody. He might be focusing on Catherine because of his belief that she & her family have serious money. He refers to their "riches" in an off-hand way many times, and brushes off her protestations to the contrary.
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