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" ... too rigid a restraint, too absolute a stagnation, precisely as men would suffer; and it is narrow-minded in their more privileged fellow-creatures to say that they ought to confine themselves to making puddings and knitting stockings, to playing on... "
Jane Eyre - Page 117
by Charlotte Brontė - 1890 - 464 pages
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JANE EYRE: AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY. VOL. I.

CURRER BELL. - 1850
...themselves to making puddings and knitting stockings, to playing on the piano and embroidering bags. It is thoughtless to condemn them, or laugh at them, if...sex. When thus alone, I not unfrequently heard Grace Poolers laugh: the same peal, the same low, slow ha! ha! which, when first heard, had thrilled me:...
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Jane Eyre: An Autobiography

Charlotte Brontė - English fiction - 1850 - 483 pages
...themselves to making puddings and knitting stockings, to playing on the piano and embroidering bags. It is thoughtless to condemn them, or laugh at them, if...than custom has pronounced necessary for their sex. p b le earth. Women are supposed to be very calm generally ; When thus alone, I not unfrequehtly heard...
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The world and his wife; or, A person of consequence

Rosina Doyle Bulwer- Lytton (baroness.) - 1858
...themselves to making puddings, and knitting stockings, to playing on the piano, or embroidering bags. It is thoughtless to condemn them, or laugh at them, if...than custom has pronounced necessary for their sex." JANE ETBB, Page 109. iSfjf-^S they neared the hall-door, poor Mary's tears (ppl|{| again became uncontrollable,...
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JANE EYRE. An Autobiography.

JANE EYRE - 1859
...themselves to making puddings and knitting stockings, to playing on the piano and embroidering bags. It is thoughtless to condemn them, or laugh at them if they...sex. When thus alone, I not unfrequently heard Grace Pople's laugh: the same — the same peal, the same low, slow ha ! ha ! which, when first heard, had...
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Jane Eyre

Charlotte Brontė - 1864 - 434 pages
...themselves to making puddings and knitting stockings, to playing on the piano and embroidering bags. It is thoughtless to condemn them, or laugh at them, if...not unfrequently heard Grace Poole's laugh: the same — the same peal, the same low, slow ha! ha ! which, when first heard, had thrilled me ; I heard,...
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Life and Works of Charlotte Brontė and Her Sisters: Jane Eyre, by C. Brontė

Charlotte Brontė, Patrick Brontė - 1872
...themselves to making puddings and knitting stockings, to playing on the piano and embroidering bags. It is thoughtless to condemn them, or laugh at them, if...slow ha ! ha ! which; when first heard, had thrilled me : I heard, too, her eccentric murmurs ; stranger than her laugh. There were days when she was quite...
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Education

Education - 1885
...suffer from too rigid a restraint, too absolute a stagnation, precisely as men would suffer; and it is thoughtless to condemn them or laugh at them, if they...than custom has pronounced necessary for their sex." The final test of this question of occupations for educated women is met squarely in the case of a...
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Two Great Englishwomen, Mrs. Browning & Charlott Brontė: With an Essay on ...

Peter Bayne - English poetry - 1881 - 340 pages
...Fairfax, frequently walked in meditative mood in the weird corridor. " When thus alone," she says, "I not unfrequently heard Grace Poole's laugh : the...slow ha ! ha ! which, when first heard, had thrilled me : I heard, too, her eccentric murmurs, stranger than her laugh. Sometimes I saw her : she would...
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An Hour with Charlotte Bronté: Or, Flowers from a Yorkshire Moor

Charlotte Brontė, Laura Carter Holloway - 1883 - 156 pages
...themselves to making puddings and knitting stockings, to playing on the piano and embroidering bags. It is thoughtless to condemn them, or laugh at them if they...than custom has pronounced necessary for their sex. Feeling without judgment is a washy draught indeed ; but judgment untempered by feeling is too bitter...
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Jane Eyre

Charlotte Brontė - 1885 - 409 pages
...themselves to making puddings and knitting stockings, to playing on the piano and embroidering bags. It is thoughtless to condemn them, or laugh at them, if...Poole's laugh ; the same peal, the same low, slow ha I ha 1 which, when first heard, had thrilled me ; I heard, too, her eccentric murmurs ; stranger than...
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