“I think her as beautiful as an angel, and I am so vexed with the men for not admiring her! I scold them all amazingly about it.»
«Scold them! Do you scold them for not admiring her?»
«Yes, that I do. There is nothing I would not do for those who are really my friends. I have no notion of loving people by halves; it is not my nature.
My attachments are always excessively strong. I told Captain Hunt at one of our assemblies this winter that if he was to tease me all night, I would not dance with him, unless he would allow Miss Andrews to be as beautiful as an angel.”