Hmmm...there's a recurring theme here. … [Read more...] about Mrs Bennet’s search history
I like Pride and Prejudice's Mr Bennet. He enjoys a bit of humor with a dark pinch of cynicism thrown in. But this humor can be brutal, almost unpleasantly so. For example, he says this to Elizabeth after Bingley has left for London and, … [Read more...] about Why Mr Bennet, why?
Would Darcy's first proposal have come across better via email? Let's be honest - no. Also, someone can't spell Pemberley. (Originally published by me at FamousInboxes.com) … [Read more...] about Miss Elizabeth Bennet: the inbox
Curiosity drove me to read Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice a few years ago. I wanted to know how much charm and humour in the screen adaptations was the work of the adaptors and how much the work of Miss Austen. I was astonished, as perhaps only … [Read more...] about Oh Jane…
As the storms rage around Northanger Abbey, Catherine Morland approaches the old wooden chest, determined to discover its grisly contents. Just as she lifts the heavy lid a noise startles her. Not Henry! Please not General Tilney! Pray God not the … [Read more...] about Catherine Morland: the inbox
Sometimes you have to jump. Not without looking. But perhaps without a parachute. Because staying on the safe path is safe, but probably won't take you somewhere you've never been. Maybe you have to fall to take off. And so it is with … [Read more...] about Welcome to Lost Opinions