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Questions about 'North and South' (1854), a novel by Elizabeth Gaskell. Use with the [elizabeth-gaskell] tag.

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In “North and South”, was Mr. Bell really thinking of proposing to Margaret?

In North and South by Elizabeth Gaskell, was Mr. Bell really thinking of proposing to Margaret? In chapter XLI, he says he was worried he'd be tempted by the aunt, then says there may be another way ...