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Villette: What.

...I think I'm done with M. Paul. I could handle baaaaaaaasically everything else. The censoring art and literature, the little rages he got into, the locking her in an attic, but what I CANNOT COUNTENANCE is him finally calling her his damn sister (which, y'know, FINE, even though you've been flirting with her for hundreds of pages and that's some bullshit), but then immeeeeeeeediately ignoring her because apparently his priest told him to? What. WHAT. He didn't even tell her "Oh, I've decided it's better we not actually have this close relationship even though I just said otherwise." No. He just ignores her like a fucking five-year-old. UP WITH THIS I SHALL NOT PUT.

If I'm being extra-sweary it's because THIS DESERVES IT. My Kindle note for this event is:


THIS IS BULLSHIT. You can't be an asshole about guys who are paying her attention and in general be a shithead about her being pretty and then tell her she's your sister and then be a dick. You're being a DICK.

Lucy is always friendzoned.

We're almost done. If Lucy wants to deal with this, then fine. I feel like this whole thing with M. Paul is CB working out this issue for herself from her own life, and if M. Heger treated her at all like this, then CB, I am so sorry. Because no human should be treated like that ever, and if you need to weirdly take out your anger about that on Catholicism (because that whole section was bananas and super-angry) then okay. I guess. Because your life sucked.


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