Mary Jo Anger

Mary Jo Anger


"My fingers,'' said Elizabeth, "do not move over this instrument in the masterly manner which I see so many women's do...But then I have always supposed it to be my own fault -- because I would not take the trouble of practising."

Darcy smiled and said, "You are perfectly right. You have employed your time much better..."~from Jane Austen's novel Pride and Prejudice


"To walk three miles, or four miles, or five miles, or whatever it is, above her ankles in dirt, and alone, quite alone! What could she mean by it? It seems to me to show an abominable sort of conceited independence, a most country-town indifference to decorum." ~from Jane Austen's novel Pride and Prejudice