6 December 1814 – ?Tuesday – to Caroline Austen

[Note to Jane Austen’s niece, Caroline]

I wish I could finish Stories as fast as you can.– I am much obliged to you for the sight of Olivia, & think you have done for her very well; but the good for nothing Father, who was the real author of all her Faults & Sufferings, should not escape unpunished.– I hope he hung himself, or took the sur-name of Bone or underwent some direful penance or other.–

Yours affecly
J. Austen

One Response to 6 December 1814 – ?Tuesday – to Caroline Austen

  1. Pingback: I thought it all over — & inspite of the shame of being so much older, felt with thankfulness that I was quite as happy now as then.— | QuinnTessence

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