Posted by Kathy F. on June 07, 1997 at 17:04:34:
In reply to Re: Emma3's chicken thieves posted by greg on June 04, 1997 at 23:05:50
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] ] ] I think the chicken thieves was put in just as a touch of
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] as i have mentioned before, i kind of like to allow the possibility that it shows some ingenuity(romantic intrigue) by the knightley brothers to get emma to church by october - even though i know it isn't explicit and is not in strict chronological sequence. ref. the last few paragraphs of the book.________
I just can't think that poorly of either Mr. Knightley. I think we must always disagree on that point--I believe him too much a gentleman to stoop that low.