“The Orange Wine will want our Care soon.–But in the meantime for Elegance & Ease & Luxury . . . I shall eat Ice & drink French wine, & be above Vulgar Economy.”
letter to Cassandra
July 1, 1808 
Jane was writing from Godmersham (pic above), her brother Edward’s home, which was certainly above Vulgar Economy.
One Response to Vulgar economy
Indeed, so do I. Great quotes! I thoroughly am enjoying them.