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The philosophy of a well-bred woman

. . . Lady Middleton resigned herself to the idea of it, with all the philosophy of a well-bred woman, contenting herself with merely giving her husband a gentle reprimand on the subject five or six times every day.

Sense and Sensibility, volume 1, chapter 21

Of Lady Middleton not wanting to receive a visit from the Miss Steeles

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