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Emma Woodhouse, Emma (1996)
I must throw a party for her. Otherwise everyone will feel at once how much I dislike her.
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"It is only a novel… or, in short, only some work in which the greatest powers of the mind are displayed, in which the most thorough knowledge of human nature, the happiest delineation of its varieties, the liveliest effusions of wit and humour, are conveyed to the world in the best-chosen language”
In her short life Jane Austen wrote six of the greatest novels in the English Language. Tom Lefroy had a successful career as a lawyer and became Lord Chief Justice of Ireland. He named his eldest daughter Jane. Neither Jane nor her sister Cassandra ever married.
You p i e r c e my soul. I am half a g o n y , half h o p e . . .
The Men of Austen