Unformatted text preview: She says it more rational (reason) to believe that a woman will seek to pleasure other men then to keep to themselves if they are neglected (P. 38). She also says that the best mothers are from unhappy marriages (experience). The neglected wife has unique experiences that have trained them to depend on themselves which is a valuable thing to be taught as a child (P. 42). She also says that in the past that the few extraordinary women who rushed out of the orbit prescribed by their sex were actually male spirits confined by mistake in female frames (virtue) (P. 47). The world is set up for men to become virtuous and it is so for all male spirits. Joan of Arc immediately comes to mind when thinking of this....
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