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Vintage Heartthrobs: Fitzwilliam Darcy

In vain I have struggled. It will not do. My feelings will not be repressed. You must allow me to tell you how ardently I admire and love…Mr Darcy! 300 more words


Respecting Nineteenth-Century Women

Many apologies, dear Reader, for the egregious span of weeks between this and my last post! Indeed, I have been shirking my responsibilities. Except, at the same time, I haven’t really, as I’ve been working as diligently as I always ought to on that most dreaded word . 1,186 more words

Miss Constance


I am obsessed.

Obsessed of this idea of a man who may never exist.

That man, is an arrogant yet beautiful Mr. Darcy.

I’ve re-watching several versions of this classic love story and every time I watch it I feel both sadden and happy with the relationship of Elizabeth Bennet and Mr. 709 more words


But people themselves alter so much, that there is something new to be observed in them forever.

Elizabeth and Mr. Darcy both change quite significantly as the novel progresses; but arguably they are the only characters in the novel that show any change in personality.

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there is meanness in all the arts which ladies sometimes condescend to employ for captivation.

Vol 1, Chap. 8

Mr. Darcy directs this to Miss Bingley; he knows that she is vying for his hand in marriage, not because of a great love but because of the benefits of having a wealthy aristocrat as a husband.

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A woman must have a thorough knowledge of music, singing, drawing, dancing and modern languages [...] air and manner of walking, the tone of her voice, her address and expressions…

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And speaking of Pride & Prejudice ...

Yesterday’s realization that the historical romance I read on the weekend was written by one of writers for The Lizzie Bennett Diaries had me thinking about my love of a certain classic novel that the YouTube series was based on, so I thought it would be fun to write a post about my love of one very famous novel. 490 more words