Ah, Jane Austen’s Elizabeth. What’s not to love? After all, she is beautiful, intelligent, and much admired. And she has high expectations for marriage. Only the best for her! What’s more, she is the favorite child of her gentleman father.
A continuing series by Persuasion’s Mary Musgrove In springtime, one’s thoughts turn toward planning a lovely family holiday. And why not? Spring is the perfect season for a visit to The Metropolis. So charming! So fashionable! And I would be
A continuing series by Persuasion’s Mary Musgrove “Why can’t you think like a man?” My husband said this to me at breakfast today. Gentle reader, is there a worse piece of advice? For, bless me, men do not think, do
The first in a series by Persuasion’s Mary Musgrove My sister, Anne, is fond of saying this: “Into each life, a little rain must fall.” I know. As if Lady Russell weren’t enough, I must have Anne prosing at me.