Victoriana Quotes

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“In 1895 Lady Londonberry commented acidly on a bridegroom who had 'married the 10,000 a year as well as the lady.”
Pamela Horn, Life As A Victorian Lady

George Eliot
“Their ardor alternated between a vague ideal and the common yearning of womanhood; so that the one was disapproved as extravagance, and the other condemned as a lapse.”
George Eliot, Middlemarch