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Jane Austen on Happiness & Rightness

“I am afraid,” replied Elinor, “that the pleasantness of an employment does not always evince its propriety.”

“On the contrary, nothing can be stronger proof to if, Elinor; for if there had been any really impropriety in what I did, I should have been sensible of it at the time, for we always know when we are acting wrong, and with such  conviction I could have had no pleasure.”

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Romans 12:2

Berrington Hall Jane Austen film & television costumes in regency surroundings

As part of my last holiday I was lucky to visit the beautiful National Trust property Berrington Hall.  On display in the beautiful rooms were a number of costumes used in various film & television productions of Jane Austen novels.   57 more words

Anne Hathaway

Five Favorite Movie Quotes from Inspiring Female Characters

I’m taking a bit of a blogging break and throughout the Summer I’m actually going to blog a bit less as I’m working on my novel/script , plus I just need a break from review writing. 564 more words

Random Thoughts

It Is A Truth Universally Acknowledged That Jane Austen Is Chick Crack

Time for another Fictional Woman True Confession™: At least twice a year I reread the Holy Trinity: Pride & Prejudice, Sense & Sensibility… 2,131 more words

Marriage

Teaser Tuesday #3 (April 28): Finale by Becca Fitzpatrick & Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen

Welcome to another Teaser Tuesday (a meme hosted by MizB @ A Daily Rhythm)! I am currently reading Finale by Becca Fitzpatrick, and Sense & Sensibility… 246 more words

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