"On one side was a table occupied by some chattering Girls, cutting up silk and gold paper; and on the other were tressels and trays, bending under the weight of brawn and Cold pies, where riotous boys were holding high revel; the whole completed by a roaring Christmas fire, which seemed determined to be Heard in spite of all the noise of the others. Charles and Mary also came in, of course, during the visit, and Mr Musgrove made a point of paying his respects to Lady Russell, and sat down close to her for ten minutes, talking with a very raised voice, but, from the clamour of the Children on his knees, generally in vain. It was a fine family-piece."
Denna allt annat än lugna julscen är författad av en gammal Total Eclipse-favorit som ni borde kunna namnet på vid det här laget. Vad heter hjältinnan i romanen?