The Dancing Men

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Basic Information

Abbreviation: DANC (J. F. Christ, 1947)
Word length: 9,686 (C. E. Lauterbach, 1960):
First published: Strand Magazine, December 1903; Collier's Weekly, December 5, 1903


Redmond's Question

We have here the solid British husband, the flighty (but high-minded) American bride, the suitor unexpectedly returned from a far country—why, it might almost be "The Noble Bachelor" all over again. Is some lesson implied here about the importance of sticking with one's own tribe and class?