Adult Eppie,George Eliot,Novel,Literature Illustration.
Dolly agrees that Eppie is a fine name. Eppie flourishes under Silas's care; and Silas becomes immeasurably Eliot endured something similar as an adult.
Nancy does not yet know why Godfrey is so determined to adopt Eppie, but in any case, she cannot agree. Godfrey, for his part, does not understand how.