Jane Austen

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Lady Elliot Character Analysis

Sir Walter’s wife and Anne’s mother, Lady Elliot is already deceased at the start of the novel. She was a gentle, kind, and capable woman who anxiously cared for her children and softened her husband’s flaws during her lifetime. She relied on her best friend, Lady Russell, for advice and support.
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