'How pleasant it is to spend an evening in this way! I declare that after all there is no enjoyment like reading! How much sooner one tires of any thing than of a book! — When I have a house of my own, I shall be miserable if I have not an excellent library.' No one made any reply. She then yawned again, threw aside her book, and cast her eyes round the room in quest of some amusement. — from Pride and Prejudice, by Jane Austen (1775-1817)
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February 3, 2013

Done; once again delighted





 {dishtowel found on Etsy}

6 comments:

Joan Hunter Dunn said...

I love tea towels and this is one of my favourite ones.

Cosy Books said...

Hahaha...have you cleared up the dishes or finished Pride and Prejudice?! Kidding aside, it has been far too long since my copy has seen the light of day, glad you enjoyed it - again.

JoAnn said...

P&P - always a true pleasure, reread after reread!!

Marie said...

Sigh :)

Vintage Reading said...

Very much enjoying your P&P posts. I used to have a Jane Austen mug which I used at work until somebody pinched it!

JoanneMarie Faust said...

Someone should make this on a pillowcase! Or, even a throw pillow to prop up on my favorite cozy reading chair. *sigh*

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