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Written by MiriB
(2/3/2003 7:52 a.m.)
in consequence of the missive, What she saw in him..., penned by Linden
Some of the family wit may have come from Mrs. Austen's side. Here is what J.E. Austen-Leigh writes about, Cassandra's uncle from Oxford, Dr Theophilus Leigh: "He was a man more famous for his sayings than his doings, overflowing with puns and witticisms and sharp retorts;"
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