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Written by Linden
(3/7/2003 4:41 p.m.)
in consequence of the missive, JA and the Wars, Part 2 - (1795-96), penned by Captain Everett
] (Captain Williams was later knighted, allowing Jane to jokingly refer to her cousinís husband as "HRH".)
How common was it to give sailors a knighthood? Mary, in `Persuasion', would be satisfied so long as `they could but keep Captain Wentworth from being made a baronet'. Was he likely to have been?
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