— But you will be ready to say, what was your hope in doing this? — What did you look forward to? — To any thing, every thing — to time, chance, circumstances, slow effects, sudden bursts, perserverance and weariness ... Every possibility of good was before me, and the first of blessings secured ... — from Emma, by Jane Austen (1775-1817)
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October 6, 2013

Bookish Sunday



If reading about this was only the second best bookish thing that happened to me today, the very best thing had to have been pretty wonderful.  And it was.  More on it soon. :)

4 comments:

JoAnn said...

It's definitely a wonderful day when our dear Jane and Alexander McCall Smith only rate second best. We must plan another bookish outing soon! :)

Claire (The Captive Reader) said...

I am so excited about this! Any Emma rewrite excites me but, with AMS at the helm, I think this might actually be good.

Can't wait to hear what the best thing was!

Amy Meyer said...

Thanks for posting this great news! I'm excited to see what Smith does.

fleurfisher said...

Oh, the suspense .....

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