Never-Ending Book Quiz
Why? Why were most big things unladylike? Charlotte had once explained to her why. It was not that ladies were inferior to men; it was that they were different. Their mission was to inspire others to achievement rather than to achieve themselves. Indirectly, by means of tact and a spotless name, a lady could accomplish much. But if she rushed into the fray, she would be first censured, they despised, and finally ignored. Poems had been written to illustrate this point.
Choose the correct answer:Jane Eyre, Charlotte Brontë A Room with a View, E.M. Forster Madame Bovary, Gustave Flaubert A Visit from the Goon Squad, Jennifer Egan
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