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Talkin' Funny

My husband tells this great story about the moment he decided to lose his southern accent. I’ve heard him share it a half a dozen times; every time someone asks him where he’s from and he answers “Alabama,” he is then called upon to explain himself and his nondescript American dialect. 1,115 more words

Southern

Southern Fried Austen

Crazy

After Lizzy finished her evening gown walking session with Penny Clay, she, Darcy, and Jane met Charlie at the consignment shop. Charlie was grinning, pointing at the sign. 1,954 more words

Humor

Quote of the day

“The aim of every artist is to arrest motion, which is life, by artificial means and hold it fixed so that a hundred years later, when a stranger looks at it, it moves again since it is life. 52 more words

Writing

Southern Fried Austen

Dumb as …

After lunch, Darcy drove Lizzy and Jane back to Crowns R Us. Before they went into the building, he got a satchel from his trunk. 2,059 more words

Humor

Deep South travelogue - Culture

We were recently back in the USA and had an absolutely fabulous time traveling across four states. Great food, hospitality, shed loads of culture and history, consistently warm weather – the Deep South has a lot going for it in my view! 563 more words

Libraries

Southern Hospitality

So yes, I’m back in the US, but I still have some culture shock because now I’m living in Tennessee, in an area some folks refer to as “the buckle of the Bible Belt”. 1,181 more words

New Broads

Southern Fried Austen

Scared as …

A few days later, Lizzy and Jane had another consultant appointment, and Darcy drove again. Charlie had to work, so he trusted Darcy to protect the girls. 1,319 more words

Robin Helm