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Old 01-25-2013, 12:49 PM   #27
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Originally Posted by Bookpossum View Post
On a different tack, rereading "Persuasion" reminded me of a poem by Rudyard Kipling to be found in "Debits and Credits". It's called "Jane's Marriage" and is as follows:

I don't think Kipling was a good poet (though a great writer of short stories), but I find his affection for Jane Austen very charming.
That does have more charm than I usually associate with Kipling. Thanks for sharing it!
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