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Duchess quote about wedding ring

" use my wedding ring.. did vow never to part with it/ But to my second husband"


"use my wedding ring"

overtly suggestive of marriage
assuming a masculine position by feigning to conform to traditional convention
Duchesses lust-- link to Eves ability to resist lust


Duchess quote about raising self

" raise yourself... my hand to help you"


" raise yourself"

traits of masculinity / subverting patriarchy
woman condemned for possessing sexual passion


critic DOM-- Janowski

" the widow attempts to secure herself politically by divorcing her natural body from her political one.. by creating a second marriage.. hidden from her private life as rule"