Nancy Lammeter’s less attractive sister, Priscilla is likeable for her good sense and strong character. She seems happily resigned to a life of caring for Mr. Lammeter, their father, and she encourages Nancy’s marriage and happiness. Nancy wishes that Priscilla’s clothes and her own always match because they are sisters, and Priscilla unselfishly has them dress in the colors that will favor Nancy, rather than herself.
Priscilla Lammeter Quotes in Silas Marner
The Silas Marner quotes below are all either spoken by Priscilla Lammeter or refer to Priscilla Lammeter. For each quote, you can also see the other characters and themes related to it (each theme is indicated by its own dot and icon, like this one: Note: all page and citation info for the quotes below refers to the Dover Publications edition of Silas Marner published in 1996.).
Priscilla Lammeter Character Timeline in Silas Marner
The timeline below shows where the character Priscilla Lammeter appears in Silas Marner. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
...to make some changes before he would consent to such a marriage. Dr. Kimble compliments Priscilla’s pork pie, and then her witty responses. The cheerful doctor skips to Nancy’s side and... (full context)
Part 2, Conclusion