MacLennan was the first who undertook to attach totemism to the general history of humanity.
MacLennan maintains the existence of matriarchy in promiscuity, but this is inadmissible.
According to MacLennan, the capture of a woman from a strange tribe represents the earliest exogamy.
It is not always for human beings that Dr. MacLennan is asked to prescribe.
In each of these cases the individual is either a Mackenzie, Urquhart, or MacLennan, but is never so called by his neighbours.
"But this here business is going too far," continued MacLennan.
A look of wrathful amazement crossed MacLennan's countenance.
MacLennan was rather pleased to find himself at length taking fire.
MacLennan had ingeniously guessed that exogamy resulted from the remnants of customs pointing to earlier forms of female rape.
"I quite agree with you," said MacLennan, shaking Dr. Bailey warmly by the hand.