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Tess of the D'Urbervilles, Thomas Hardy
The following excerpt is from a novel set in England in the late 19th century.

Hardy, Thomas. Tess of the D'Urbervilles : A Pure Woman. New York: Harper & Bros., 1892. HathiTrust Digital Library. Web. 23 Mar. 2016.

The author might agree that which of the following is the most accurate characterization of the younger May-Day dancers?


There is some physical beauty to be found in each of them but they are self-conscious about being the center of attention.


Some of them are stunningly beautiful while others are homely and unattractive.


All of the young women will make excellent wives and mothers.


Many of them are quite short-sighted with no passions, dreams, or ambitions in life.

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