Comments: 8
Because, clearly, books are for showing off -- not for reading ...
BrokenTune 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year ago
True. Poor book. :(
Poor Elizabeth, more like. She was speaking from experience.
Lillelara 1 year 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 ...