Posted by Kate on April 07, 1998 at 11:21:11:
In response to "Sisters..., written by Cheryl on April 06, 1998 at 15:22:35
] ....Sisters, there were never such devoted sisters." (does anyone else remember that old song? ;-)
] I love the relationship between Jane and Cassandra that Tomalin describes, opposing yet complimentary personalities. I bet they really were what Jane calls "We, the formidables."
] While Jane will always be a shadowy figure, Cassandra is downright invisible! I wish we knew more about her as well...
And Cassandra was obviously a determined woman, given how much influence she had on excising parts of the JA record. It seems she was more acceptable to the rellies though, as she seems to have been invited to Godmersham more often than Jane, to help with the endless births and children.
- Cassandra and the letters Cheryl 11:30:24 4/07/98 (0)
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