Good post, and a "related" quote...
Posted by MB on January 19, 1998 at 19:43:22:
In response to She obviously didn't read P&P "creatively" enough, written by Erin on January 15, 1998 at 20:01:42
I remember reading somewhere that JA thought that marrying for money was sinful, but that marrying without some attention to it was foolish. This hardly seems "radical", despite Patrick's obviously well-thought-out support for radicalism in the Elizabeth/Darcy relationship. Or in any of the other "happy marriages" in Austen.
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