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 Godiva "​Diva"​ Plaistow lives in the high street at [[Tilling]] and is clearly not quite as wealthy as some of the other members of the set. In plot terms she seems largely there to provide a foil for [[Mapp]] in [[:Miss Mapp]] before Benson had the delicious idea of setting [[Lucia]] against Mapp in the next novel in the series. Godiva "​Diva"​ Plaistow lives in the high street at [[Tilling]] and is clearly not quite as wealthy as some of the other members of the set. In plot terms she seems largely there to provide a foil for [[Mapp]] in [[:Miss Mapp]] before Benson had the delicious idea of setting [[Lucia]] against Mapp in the next novel in the series.
  
-In the LibriVox recording of [[annotated:​Miss Mapp]] many of the readers seem to thing Diva's name should be pronounced as if she's an opera singer i.e. "​deeva",​ but it's clearly a shortening of Godiva so we think it should be pronounced "​die-va"​ and that's certainly the pronunciation we've heard on all the professional productions we've come across.+In the LibriVox recording of [[annotated:​Miss Mapp]] many of the readers seem to think Diva's name should be pronounced as if she's an opera singer i.e. "​deeva",​ but it's clearly a shortening of Godiva so we think it should be pronounced "​die-va"​ and that's certainly the pronunciation we've heard on all the professional productions we've come across.
 
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