View of 'Pride and Prejudice' books of British writer Jane Austen during the celebration of the World Book Day in Guadalajara, Mexico on April 23, 2013. Over 400 people for over 10 hours took part in the reading out loud of the book as part of the celebration.
I love Jane Austen because she's so shrewdly practical: you can hear the chink of cash in every paragraph.
If you're trying to date a woman, I don't expect flowery Jane Austen prose. But aren't you trying to put your best foot forward?
The deed thoroughly answered: a source of domestic altercation was entirely done away, and it was the means of opening Susan’s heart to her, and giving her something more to love and be interested in.More quotes »
Keri Russell of 'Dark Skies' talks 'Felicity,' motherhood
must fight to solve the mystery. Russell also stars with Jennifer Coolidge in the upcoming "Austenland," a rom-com about Jane Austen fanatics from "Napoleon Dynamite" screenwriter Jerusha Hess. On TV, Russell's gone from "Felicity"--for which she won a Golden Read more »
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acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife” (1). The opening sentence of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice does not only contain the novel’s major topic of marriage, but also presents an important stylistic device 5/21/13 from OpPapers.com Read more »