a little further note...
Posted by P. Bingham on June 09, 1998 at 23:26:30:
In response to Wet Blanket, written by Caroline on June 07, 1998 at 12:58:06
] Also, please remember that suicice in Jane Austen's time was a very, very, serious thing, even more serious than now.Not only was it against the teachings of the church, but also, I think, it was a criminal act. A successful suicideee would be regarded as a criminal by society.]
And so they were buried in separate cemetaries.
- suicide Laura W 15:15:04 6/28/98 (0)
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