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Topic: Did anyone else read Douglass' Women? Great book!

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Subject: Did anyone else read Douglass' Women? Great book!
Date Posted: 4/16/2008 7:14 PM ET
Member Since: 6/14/2005
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I was torn between feeling sorry for Anna and feeling digusted over her self-pity and negativity towards herself. Of course not living in that period of time, I'm sure it's difficult for me to understand how a woman would tolerate her husband's mistress bedding him just down the hall from where she slept! On the other side  I can also feel towards the end Otille's frustration and pain. It was well told.

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