Elizabeth von Arnim: The Solitary Summer – Reading Progress Update: 41 of 190 Pages

The Solitary Summer - Elizabeth von Arnim

“The Man of Wrath, I observe, is laying traps for me and being deep.  He has prophesied that I will find solitude intolerable, and he is naturally desirous that his prophecy should be fulfilled.  He knows that continuous rain depresses me, and he is awaiting a spell of it to bring me to a confession that I was wrong after all, whereupon he will make that remark so precious to the married heart, ‘My dear, I told you so.'”

The Man of Wrath is an a$$hole.  But then, we already knew that.

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