a polite "no"
Posted by Constanza on November 25, 1997 at 10:47:35:
In response to Mr Colins proposal, written by lucie on November 24, 1997 at 19:20:36
] the way he can't believe that she isn't dying to marry him and he refuses to believe she is turning him down.
Haven't you notice that whenever one says "no" with a smile or in a polite way people (specially men) tend to think one really means "yes"?
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