Mr. Leivers is married to Mrs. Leivers and is the owner of Willey Farm. He is the father of Edgar, Miriam, Geoffrey, and Maurice and is a virile, handsome, and practical man. Mrs. Morel admires Mr. Leivers and thinks that, if she had a fine husband like him, it would be a pleasure to help him on the farm. She feels that Mrs. Leivers, who is a frail, delicate woman, is not suited to her husband, although the two women are friends.
Mr. Leivers Character Timeline in Sons and Lovers
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...resents being generalized about and thinks that men are blamed for everything in modern society. Mr. Leivers , however, agrees with Clara. After dinner, Mrs. Leivers asks Clara if she is happier... (full context)