But his daughters- -their marriage may depend upon it: and his wife, who is unable to enter into or understand the objects for which these sacrifices are made--who, if she thought them worth any sacrifice, would think so on trust, and solely for his sake--

Before marriage it is their business to please men; and after, with a few exceptions, they follow the same scene with all the persevering pertinacity of instinct.

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