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In good conscience, maybe, TSE wouldn't get into bed with her after he
sensed her infidelity.

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On Friday, August 14, 2015, P <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Sterility abounded after WWII.
> So what did they get married for?
> Love? Just to get into bed in good conscience?
> P.
>
> On 14 Aug 2015 6:14 am, "Rickard A. Parker" <[log in to unmask]
> <javascript:;>> wrote:
> >
> > On Thu, 13 Aug 2015 19:48:15 -0700, P <[log in to unmask] <javascript:;>>
> wrote:
> >
> > >Is [Viv's] line about not wanting children, a dig at TSE?
> >
> > "What you get married for if you don't want to have children."
> > "What you get married for if you don't want children."
> >
> > Viv's revenge for the the preceding lines in Part II?
> >
> > Maybe not.
> >
> > Maybe it was something remembered from Kelland or Viv may have thought
> it was more in character.
> >
> > Or that line could have been Vivien's (or TSE's) thoughts on the Eliot
> marriage but I can't remember seeing anything that either Eliot wanted
> children.
> >
> >
> > Just for kicks:
> >
> > TSE's Stearns grandparents had 4 children
> > http://www.ancestry.com/genealogy/records/charlotte-blood_19853148
> >
> > TSE's Eliot grandparents had 14 children (don't know how many may have
> died young)
> > http://www.his.com/~feliot/languages/en/persons/Person_96111423.html
> >
> > TSE's parents had 7 children (1 died young)
> > http://www.his.com/~feliot/languages/en/persons/Person_83972744.html
> >
> > but only TSE's sister Charlotte had children (2)
> > http://www.his.com/~feliot/languages/en/persons/Person_81270630.html
>