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Thread #65185 Message #1071525
Posted By: Amos
13-Dec-03 - 10:57 AM
Thread Name: Why Is the Lady of Carlisle Speechless?
Subject: RE: Why Is the Lady of Carlisle Speechless?
I expect the intensity of emotion -- passion and life and death and lion-halitosis all combined -- caused her faint. Ladies of that era were much given to vapours, I believe.