Posted by Linden on May 19, 1998 at 09:12:14:
In response to JA shocked?, written by Sarah P on May 19, 1998 at 06:47:14
] Apart from the Crofts and the Gardiners, we see few really well matched and happy marriages in the books.
I dunno. I can think of several more happy marriages, even if you discount all the ones of heroine & hero:
The Westons (Emma) - they're only married a year, but the future looks bright
Mr & Mrs Allen (NA) seem settled, even if she is a bit thick (at least Mr Allen doesn't ridicule her, like Mr Palmer (S&S) and Mr Bennet (P&P)
Mr & Mrs Dashwood (S&S) before his death.
- And Constanza 11:46:02 5/19/98 (5)
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