Lillian pointed to a line in the journal and said, "Lady Constance wrote here, 'The storm that killed my daughter is a punishment from God because I'm not married.'"
Sympathetic moans arose from the crowd.
How would you feel if you were pregnant? I'd enjoy reading your answers because certain cultures today still frown upon pregnancy before marriage.
As for me and my culture, well, thank heaven life isn't as harsh now-a-days as it was back in Lady Constance's era in 1899. Most of us have a much freer lifestyle than she did.