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Character Sketch - Priscilla Lammeter.

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Introduction

Character Sketch - Priscilla Lammeter. Priscilla Lammeter is one of the smaller characters in Silas Marner. She is the sister of Miss Nancy, and the daughter of Mr Lammeter whom she lives with at The Warrens. Priscilla is rather plain and frumpy. She is, "Square-shouldered, clumsy, high featured". ...read more.

Middle

Priscilla is loyal and loving to her family; she is even prepared to wear the same clothes as her sister because she loves her. Priscilla is, "good-natured self forgetful" and has a lot of common sense. She is a pretty cheerful person. Priscilla is modest and sarcastic. The doctor says, "She saves a little pepper to sprinkle over her talk." ...read more.

Conclusion

Another good example of her giving in to Nancy is, "I must dress myself like you." Priscilla is a spinster and therefore decides to take over her father's farm. She loves farming and thinks, "There's nothing like a dairy if folks want a bit o' worrit to make the days pass". She puts all her effort into farming and her family. This also implies that she is bored of normal life. She buries herself in farming because she has no children. ...read more.

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