The introduction was taken from Jane Austen's short story "The Beautifull Cassandra".
**The following introduction was taken from Jane Austen's short story "The Beautifull Cassandra"**
You are a Phoenix. Your taste is refined, your Sentiments are noble, and your Virtues innumerable. Your Person is lovely, your Figure, elegant, and your Form, magestic. Your Manners are polished, your Conversation is rational and your appearance singular. If therefore the following Tale will afford one moment's amusement to you, every wish will be gratified of
Your most obedient