Comments: 8
Because, clearly, books are for showing off -- not for reading ...
BrokenTune 10 months ago
Clearly. Tho, by now I would love to use them to bludgeon Everard.
That was fast! Though the passage you quoted really didn't bode well ...
Lillelara 10 months ago
Everard is despicable. Just the thought of marrying someone like him gives me the creeps.

But don´t bludgeon Everard with a poor book. It will be tainted for all of eternity.
BrokenTune 10 months ago
True. Poor book. :(
Poor Elizabeth, more like. She was speaking from experience.
Lillelara 10 months ago
Oh wow, I wasn´t aware of that. That poor woman...
IIRC she managed to get out of it eventually, but yeah. A single day with that sort of husband is one day too many. Or make that a single hour, in fact ...