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|A model for Charlotte Lucas?
Written by Louise C
(2/28/2003 11:47 p.m.)
in consequence of the missive, M. T. Who was Martha Lloyd?, penned by Caroline
Park Honan describes Martha Lloyd as JA's closest friend. With JA being 10 years younger than Martha, I am reminded of the relationship between Elizabeth Bennet and Charlotte Lucas: a younger, lively, intelligent girl and an older, staid and practical woman with no thoughts of romance.
Just an idea.
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