Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen

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Although Sense and Sensibility ends with the marriages of the two main female characters, it leaves us with a sense of sadness. Do you agree with this?

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While Elinor marries the man she hoped to, the marriage of Marianne is unexpected and out of character for her. Impetuous by nature, it is very sad to realize that by marrying Brandon, she will become just another wife. Brandon's calm, structured personna will be sure to tame her, and that the Marianne we came to know will no longer exist.

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