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She must confess to herself that she was not wise yet. I even took the novel with me to Bath on a trip to England, and spent a wonderful summer evening reading it while sitting in Sidney Gardens, across the street from one of the homes Austen lived in during her time in Bath, listening to Mozart’s Piano Concerto Then I immediately went into full-on self defence mode.

It is a treat all the more worth savoring because you have waited for it. The few brief nature scenes in Persuasion and they are brief out of all proportion to the commentary on themthe walk to Winthrop and the environs of Pinny and Lyme, are certainly described with sensibility and appreciation. First, she may be in grave peril of ceasing to exist, not physically but rather socially.

Was Anne wrong to be persuaded out of her engagement? May 07, Jason Koivu rated it really liked it Shelves: I love how delightfully drama-free this story is. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. I’ll say something like, “This isn’t prose.

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By all means Persuasion is different to her preceding work that I have read: And for the first time I found another Austen work equal to her Pride and Prejudice. A book set in the past more than years ago. But unlike Eleanor, who one always feels will muddle through even if she ends up disappointed in affairs of the heart, there’s something more dramatically at stake with Anne.

Can I judge her with 21st century standards? I am half agony, half hope. Persuasiune – Jane Austen 30lei vezi detalii.


It is to wusten her biggest regret and just the thing that lowers her spirits. The only hint of strong passion is in a short letter from Wentworth to Anne, and even then the declaration of love is done in a subdued epistolary persuasiume. Elliot at one point: This novel was completed inand Miss Austen died the following year.

I put this down with a sigh and a smile on my face But he does redeem himself. What can I possibly tell you about Jane Austen? Now that sailor, having transformed into a respectable and well-to-do, and still dashing Captain Wentworth, reenters Anne’s circle of austenn, clearly still resenting Anne, and appears to be actively looking for a younger prettier future spouse.

They are wonderful company! She’s twenty-eight, much older than all of them, so she’s had a lot of time to think her decisions and values through.

One of the things that struck me, over and over again, is how gracious Anne is, how much she takes from her family, and yet what really affects Anne’s happiness is not her undeserving family, but Frederick Wentworth and their broken engagement. Anne Elliot, the classical Cinderella in a vain, ambitious and superficial family, sacrifices her love to accommodate the pride and prejudice of those who call wusten her friends and allies.

It’s jame instruction manual. He gained prize money as a lieutenant and not long after was promoted to commander thus called Captain. Mar 31, Ted rated it it was amazing Shelves: Somehow, she makes jzne easy to take the sides of both Anne and Wentworth and my heart broke for each of them.

I can hardly write. It’s a long story and while it might initially seem irrelevant to this book, I assure you there is a point to it. He is single and is looking for a wife. I did a little victory jig when he looked away first and then went about the business of moving in, all the while internally warring with myself about how I could find such a fucking fucker so attractive.

Another contrast to the other Austen novels, where conversation was a means for members of the elite to confirm their membership of a common group, is that the key moments occur when a third party overhears somebody’s else conversation. He is so obsessed with his outer image that he risks all to keep it in a state of what he perceives as perfection.

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He was clever, confident, ambitious and employed, but not yet wealthy and with no particular family connections to recommend him.

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Anne stands out from most of Austen heroines. This, mind you, is all coming across through a “comedy of manners”, a romance wherein everything must happen carefully, subtly, and with the most fine-tuned pieces of rhetoric that English can afford. For this reader of almost exclusively modern popular fiction, the introduction and set up of Anne’s life was hard won. It was here my COD mad skillz were made known. Deep down, I still enjoy Anne Elliot’s character traits on an instinctual level, but I would no longer hesitate on tearing it and this novel apart to suit my analytical purposes.

At the ripe age of twenty-seven, Anne Elliot maybe one of Austen’s least remarkable heroines. The same woman who tried to challenge the laws that governed social interaction of the times by placing as great an emphasis on moral behaviour as on class-based identity.

To be the stand-in motive for another’s actions frightens her. Vanity was the beginning and the end of Sir Walter Elliot’s character; vanity of person and of situation.

James had declared himself my chief nurse during this time. And if that doesn’t speak to the romantic soul, then you just don’t have one. My only complaint is that I wish we got to know more about Captain Wentworth, so I could feel the love for him as strongly as Anne does. He found that he was considered by his friend Harville an engaged man.

Sometimes we do discover something of this — and that might either bring joy or pain — but otherwise we construct and reconstruct persuasiuhe world on the best narrative we can uane from the frowns or smiles of those around us, glimpsed however imperfectly in the twinkling of a moment.