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Persuasion

Persuasion

by Jane Austen

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Q. How do the Elliots plan to put their finances back in order?


Sell their ancestral heirlooms
Rent out their mansion
Send the children to work
Invest heavily in scratchers
Q. How do the Elliots know Captain Wentworth?


He sold them Kellynch Hall
He once accidentally steered his ship through their living room wall
He used to date the middle Elliot daughter
He used to babysit the children
Q. With whom does Captain Wentworth start flirting?


Lady Russell
His reflection, which never says, “No”
Anne Elliot
Louisa Musgrove
Q. Why is Captain Benwick depressed?


His fiancée has died
His ship has sunk
His mother has grown ill
Anne has turned down his proposal of marriage
He has heard that the Dixie Chicks are breaking up
Q. How does Louisa get hurt?


Captain Wentworth strangles her
She leaps off of a staircase
Spotting a jar of honey in the middle of the woods, she attempts to procure it and steps into a bear trap
She catches her fingers in a heavy door
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