What does this excerpt reveal about Edna’s character?
Edna is comfortable wearing rich fabrics such as lace and silk, and feels completely at ease at the dinner table.
Edna plays the role of the gracious hostess very well, but is actually isolated from her peers.
Edna has no patience for her guests, but rather treats them as a queen may treat her loyal subjects.
Edna’s attitude is haughty, as required of a woman of her social stature living in New Orleans.