“Let us walk around and quiz people”–John Thorpe in Northanger Abbey. (This is a different meaning of “quiz”; Thorpe used it to mean to stare intently at people or make fun of them!) 2,050 more words
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Of all of the basic elements that make up a successful narrative, the most important one to my mind is the story question.
Today I started reading a book and by the beginning of the second chapter, I felt like I couldn’t go on. 292 more words
I was in the middle before I knew that I had begun. -Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice
It is a truth universally acknowledged that a wedding in procession of a literary theme must include Jane Austen. 190 more words