FWIW, the movie suggests he didn't know, but
only in vague terms.
Dr. Peter C. Montgomery
Dept. of English
3100 Foul Bay Rd.
Victoria, BC CANADA V8P 5J2
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Subject: Re: Eliot and children
Wasn't the "What you get married for if you don't want children" line
suggested by Vivien?
Prior to their marriage, did he know about her difficulties? Not having
references at hand, I'd guess not (at least, not in any detail).
On Tue, 3 Dec 2002 19:50:19 +0100 INGELBIEN RAPHAEL <[log in to unmask]>
> > Eliot, hardly a feminist, at least did not
> belong to the "Keep them
> barefoot and pregnant" contingent.
> > That was a joke, by the way, Nancy.
> But, I wonder if he wanted
> children or not.
> " What you get married for if you don't want
> children? "
> HURRY UP PLEASE ITS TIME
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