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Cat got your collar?

Unsure of how to wear regurgitated lace? Well, Cranford’s Mrs Forrester has the answer. In Chapter 8 of Elizabeth Gaskell’s celebrated novel, Mrs Forrester advises us on how to retrieve a prized piece of lace from the belly of your pet. 576 more words


Fab Find...Fun and Fashionable Spring Jackets!

Though the calendar says February 22, today’s warm weather had me dreaming of springtime! I can’t wait for the days when we shed the winter layers and we require only a light jacket to block the wind or keep us dry.  581 more words


Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell is one of the Victorian authors British readers love the most. She wrote very important social novels like Mary Barton and Ruth… 396 more words

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Miss Matty Jenkyns (Cranford)

“She is a person who longed for marriage and children but never achieved either. I don’t think she’s bitter at all, but I do think she regrets what happened all those years ago – having to turn down someone she loved very much.” ~ Judi Dench on playing Miss Matty Jenkyns in Cranford.

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Team "Remembering Charlotte" Makes Memories at the Cranford, NJ Promise Walk

Larissa Nickson is the team captain of “Remembering Charlotte” with the Cranford, NJ Promise Walk for Preeclampsia. It will be their third year walking in the event in memory of their infant daughter Charlotte, who passed away due to severe preeclampsia. 401 more words


Ep. 38-& Bill & Ian & Trillium Outside the Lines Stout

Hey everyone and welcome to another episode of People & Pints! It has been a few weeks since I’ve been able to record a podcast episode, but I’ve returned with a very fun one! 447 more words

Group Response to Cranford VI

After this week’s midterms and papers, I am glad to be able to get back into Cranford. It is written in prose, I don’t need to write a paper on it, and it requires no memorization besides a general understanding of the plot. 348 more words