By the way, Nancy, Annette was also a New England lady.
As I remember, Annette had a good job and received promotions, etc. She
owned a nice home. Emily waited all of those years, instead of pursuing her
happiness with a man who wanted to be with her. I imagine that Emily used
to cry at Christmas and Thanksgiving and on her birthday, etc., just as
Annette used to do.
In a message dated 6/14/2007 7:40:01 P.M. Eastern Daylight Time,
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Hale was a very accomplished, intelligent woman who was also a New
lady in 1911 when she and TSE met--well before the married Viv.
started writing and seeing each other, Viv had been put in
institution. Hale did not just meet a married man and "see"
is no analogy at all. She was not remotely silly or