7% done with Middlemarch

B1;C6.1

“But her feeling towards the vulgar rich was a sort of religious hatred: they had probably made all their money out of high retail prices, and Mrs. Cadwallader detested high prices for everything that was not paid in kind at the Rectory”, and “when a woman is not contradicted, she has no motive for obstinacy in her absurdities.”

Mrs. Cadwallader is great! This novel is great! It’s SO funny, even modern!