If he chooses…

“There is one thing, Emma, which a man can always do, if he chuses, and that is, his duty; not by maneuvering and finessing, but by vigour and resolution.”

Mr. Knightley, criticizing Frank Churchill for not visiting his father sooner
Emma, volume 1, chapter 18

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  1. anonymous

    Mr. Knightley; always so astute. He truly is the great catch in the midst of all the Frank Churchills in our world.