I shall conquer this —I shall!! http://picasion.com/i/1TnS1
All it takes is a little smile from Darcy. http://picasion.com/i/1TnHK
5 lessons from the Great Jane Austen
This is like watching a teen-generated readers’ guide for one of my most favorite books, The Journeys of John and Julia: Genesis. These girls are so wise.
Stop in the Name of Love for the latest Gay of Thrones episode recap!
What happens in your local swimming pool after hours.
Children of the same family, the same blood, with the same first associations and habits, have some means of enjoyment in their power, which no subsequent connexions can supply; and it must be by a long and unnatural estrangement, by a divorce which no subsequent connexion can justify, if such precious remains of the earliest attachments are ever entirely outlived. Too often, alas! it is so. Fraternal love, sometimes almost everything, is at others worse than nothing.
In the latest episode, Kailey and Carly talk about divorce, running away from home, and The Journeys of John and Julia: Genesis (one of my most favorite books!).
“I never was so long in company with a girl in my life, trying to entertain her, and succeed so ill! Never met with a girl who looked so grave on me! I must try to get the better of this. Her looks say, ‘I will not like you, I am determined not to like you’; and I say she shall.”
“Foolish fellow! And so this is her attraction after all! This it is, her not caring about you, which gives her such a soft skin, and makes her so much taller, and produces all these charms and graces!”
Here’s harmony!” said she; “here’s repose! Here’s what may leave all painting and all music behind, and what poetry only can attempt to describe! Here’s what may tranquillise every care, and lift the heart to rapture! When I look out on such a night as this, I feel as if there could be neither wickedness nor sorrow in the world; and there certainly would be less of both if the sublimity of Nature were more attended to, and people were carried more out of themselves by contemplating such a scene.
Why you should adopt a kitty friend for your dog.