Sometimes the Dashwood girls do not seem like sisters. Elinor is all calmness and reason, and can be relief upon for practical, common sense opinions. Marianne, on the other hand, is all sensibility, full Of passionate and romantic feeling. She has no time for dull common sense - or for middle - aged men Of thirty-five, long past the age Of marriage. True love can only be felt the young, Of course. And if your hart isd broken At the age Of seventeen, how can you eter expect to recover from the passionate mistery that fills your life, wiking and sleeping?