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Quote Quiz
Quotes selected and edited and quizzes created
by William Phillips, GCR Deputy Coordinator

Today's Quote

"That is to say," cried Marianne contemptuously, "he has told you, that in the East Indies the climate is hot, and the mosquitoes are troublesome."

Sense and Sensibility

Today's quote illustrates the extremely unwarranted contempt Marianne has early in the novel for her future husband. In this quote, to whom is she expressing this contempt?

Her Mother
Mrs. Jennings