literature meme: (5/10) prose - Emma by Jane Austen
“… A sanguine temper, though for ever expecting more good than occurs, does not always pay for its hopes by any proportionate depression. It soon flies over the present failure, and begins to hope again.”
He dresses funny, he listens to complaint rock. He’s not even cute in a conventional way. I mean, he’s just like this slug who hangs around the house all the time.
Mansfield Park (2007)
“Yes, vanity is a weakness indeed. But pride - where there is a real superiority of mind, pride will be always under good regulation.”
- William Darcy, Pride and Prejudice
The sooner she becomes acquainted with the ways of the world, the better.
[1/10] movies - Becoming Jane
Spot the differences: Pride and Prejudice and The Lizzie Bennet Diaries [x]
21/? - “Her heart did whisper that he had done it for her. But it was a hope shortly checked by other considerations […]”