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Written by Cheryl
(4/15/2003 1:49 p.m.)
in consequence of the missive, Alternate interpretation, penned by Kay S
Very good, Kay! ;-)
Yes, I agree - Catherine would infer the most kind, polite interpretation to anything anyone said - look at how she puts a positive spin on practically everything Isabella says and does! But Henry, again, is being very clever and acerbic and knows his audience and knows he can get away with dissing Mrs. Allen without Catherine being the wiser.
And it's a great set down. I enjoyed it. ;-)
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