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  1. Oct 2022
    1. The quarrel seems to be unnatural

      in what way was brothers fighting about anything unnatural? from todays lens most siblings fight from time to time. is this a newer idea? i think not.

  2. Aug 2022
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    1. I think it rather unnecessary in you to be advising me

      This reminds me of Tom Bertram, the elder brother, responding to concern from his younger brother about the proposed amateur theatricals at Mansfield Park. "Manage your own concerns, Edmund, and I’ll take care of the rest of the family" (MP chapter 13). It feels very much like "I'm the older sibling, I know what I'm doing"

  4. Feb 2015
  5. Jan 2015