Being Single In 1840 2.0

Hello everyone!  I’m pretty busy now with other projects, so I am going back and re-posting some of my older pieces. Hope you are all well! Nancy  It was not a good thing to be. Not at all. Not for a woman at least it wasn’t. Women who were single were always on the fringe…

Being Single In 1840

It was not a good thing to be. Not at all. Not for a woman at least it wasn’t. Women who were single were always on the fringe of society – being invited to social gatherings for reasons other than, well, socializing. Men, on the other hand, were happily greeted at any gathering large or…