You got that right, Margie!
Posted by Mark on March 20, 1998 at 09:56:05:
In response to The horrible Lucy Steele, written by Margie on March 19, 1998 at 23:23:45
] I think in the book, she is one of the cruelist people that JA ever invented.
I can't think of one person in all of Austen that comes close. She spends her entire time needling Elinor when she knows Elinor can't do anything about it. Going out of your way to hurt people is about as cruel as you can get, and she does that through the whole book.
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