"Her Spirits were naturally good, and not easily depressed, and she possessed such a fund of vivacity and good humour as could only be damped by some very serious vexation.- Besides these antidotes against every disappointment, and consolations under them, she had another, which afforded her constant relief in all her misfortunes, and that was a fine shady Bower, the work of her own infantine Labours..."
~from Jane Austen's Catherine, or the Bower
Wednesday, June 29, 2011
With the release date of the movie based on the second half of the book Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows just around the corner, you may like to peruse these earlier posts. So who's going to see it?