Pride and Prejudice in Jerusalem: Some Fan Fiction by Elle Kaye
By Elle Kaye
It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single Jewish doctor, newly moved to Jerusalem, must be in want of a wife.
The man himself may not know that he is looking for a wife, he may even feel that he’s putting his career before settling down. But this truth is so well fixed in the minds of the surrounding families, that he is considered the rightful property of some one or other of their daughters.