Hw old was Romney Leigh when he proposed to Aurora?

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Romney Leigh would have been about 23 years old when he proposed to Aurora Leigh.

Though the reader isn't directly told Romney Leigh's age, Aurora mentions that he's a few years older than her when they're children. She says that he's her friend and older than her by a few years.

When he proposes to her, Aurora is 20. A few years older than twenty would probably make him around 23. Of course, he could also be 24 or 25 at that point.

Of course, Aurora doesn't end up marrying Romney right then. She doesn't believe that he loves her. Much later, they do end up agreeing to be married, though. At that point, he understands Aurora better and accepts her for who she is and what she wants.

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