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Jane Austen Faith Word: Candour, and Jane Bennet

“But to be candid . . . —to take the good of everybody’s character and make it still better, and say nothing of the bad—belongs to you alone.”—Elizabeth Bennet to her sister Jane in Jane Austen’s… 1,409 more words

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Jane is Engaged

Saturday, September 26, 1812

I’ve heard the best news today! My beloved sister Jane is engaged to Mr. Bingley at last. It is the best match I’ve ever seen–both are so sweet and suited for each other perfectly. 60 more words


An over-labelled diagram drawn from readings and process development of mapping exercises. I feel that ‘relationships’ is a constant throughout, that what happens between ‘things’ (used loosely to describe anything from people, a building, an object, a living thing, something) is being explored. 187 more words


Book Review: Pride and Prejudice

So many people have told me to read this book, but I continued to refuse. I’d read other works by Jane Austen—Emma and Sense and Sensibility—and did not like them, so I figured I wouldn’t like Pride and Prejudice. 161 more words


Justice in July- Captain Wentworth, created equal?

Last week, I discussed Jane Bennet finding independence and if she “deserved” better treatment than Bingley gave her. A friend, who is admittedly protective of Bingley, asked if I would ask the same thing of Captain Wentworth. 1,168 more words

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Justice in July- The Independence of Jane Bennet

In January, I examined Jane Fairfax and Jane Bennet. In the series, I argued that both Janes had inconstant lovers, a reputation as Miss Perfect, and secondary heroines. 1,169 more words

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Jane Austen´s World, part 2

This spring has been hectic but so much fun! Last time I introduced the exhibition we have been working on. Today we are taking a look at the Bennets! 489 more words

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