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Femininity in Sense and Sensibility

This is an addendum to my last piece, but I couldn’t figure out a good way to incorporate this there, so: a PS, of sorts. 429 more words

A truth universally acknowledged: Jane Austen, Aristotle and Aquinas

Run mad as often as you choose, but do not faint.

–From Jane Austen’s Juvenalia

The good Dominican brothers at Dominicana  are running a series on Jane Austen in light of Aristotle and Thomas Aquinas. 852 more words

Sense and Sensibility: Sister, Sister

Elinor and Marianne Dashwood are wonderful characters. I love the duality between the pair. They truly are very different, but also real. I have a sister. 423 more words

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