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Written by Cheryl
(4/20/2003 3:50 p.m.)
in consequence of the missive, Poor Catherine, penned by Louise C
I agree that it is harsh, I think it needed to be, but would be interested in hearing more about this. In what way was it too harsh? What would have been a better way to have handled it?
] I wonder to what extent the fact that his mother was the subject influenced Henry's anger. Perhaps if Catherine's wild imaginings had taken another direction he would have merely been amused.
I think you have a point here. He has always found her imaginings amusing before, but it is not amusing to have someone think your father has murdered your mother. He sees that her imagination is now a danger to her own emotional and mental well-being and cannot help but try to counteract it.
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