An economist describes just how a commercial Revolution-era English practice isn’t as awful since it appears (although it seems bad). A man at the fair in Casterbridge spouts off, saying after a few too many rum-soaked basins of furmity “For my component, we don’t understand why guys who ‘ve got wives and want that is don’t, shouldn’t get trip of ‘em since these gipsy fellows do their old horses. Why should not they.. Read More