Tomorrow would be different.
Tomorrow she would play for real.
She was going to drive full force into the game, have a staggering good time, and kick the nasty Darcy habit for good.
A girl likes to be crossed a little in love now and then. It is something to think of.
I think it’s best not to hope too fervently for something that may never happen. Sense and Sensibility (2007) // Part I
Sense and Sensibility (1995)
Love is not love which alters when it alteration finds, or bends with the remover to remove. It’s an ever fixed mark that looks on tempests and is never shaken.
Becoming Jane (2007)
“A novel must show how the world truly is, how characters genuinely think, how events actually occur. A novel should somehow reveal the true source of our actions.”
How can you, of all people, dispose of yourself without affection? - Tom Lefroy
“I have little left in myself — I m u s t h a v e y o u. The world may laugh — may call me absurd, selfish — but it does not signify. My very soul demands you: it will be satisfied, or it will take deadly vengeance on its frame.”
Jane Eyre (2006)
“Do you think, because I am poor, obscure, plain, and little, I am soulless and heartless? You think wrong! I have as much soul as you, and full as much heart! And if God had gifted me with some beauty, and much wealth, I should have made it as hard for you to leave me, as it is now for me to leave you.”
…perhaps Elizabeth was right, in a way; perhaps he did look at her hungrily; she just did not yet know the nature of the hunger.
It is fortunate for you, Mr Collins, that you possess such an extraordinary talent for flattering with delicacy.