You must allow me to tell you how ardently I admire and love you.”
~Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice
*Falling Slowly, written and performed by Glen Hansard & Marketa Irglova.
I don’t know you , but I want you…. all the more for that . ~lyrics by Glen Hansard & Marketa Irglova
“Perhaps it is our imperfections that make us so perfect for one another!”~Jane Austen
“I cannot fix on the hour, or the spot, or the look or the words, which laid the foundation. It is too long ago. I was in the middle before I knew that I had begun.” ~Jane Austen Pride and Prejudice
“but for my own part, if a book is well written, I always find it too short.” ~Jane Austen
“Ah! There is nothing like staying at home, for real comfort.” ~Jane Austen
I have loved none but you. Unjust I may have been, weak and resentful I have been, but never inconstant. You alone have brought me to Bath. For you alone, I think and plan. Have you not seen this? Can you fail to have understood my wishes? ~Jane Austen, Persuasion
“The Very first moment I beheld him, my heart was irrevocably gone.” ~Jane Austin, Love and Friendship
“Give a girl an education and introduce her properly into the world, and ten to one but she has the means of settling well, without further expense to anybody. ” ~Jane Austen
“When I fall in love, it will be forever.” ~ Sense and Sensibility, the screenplay.
“I may have lost my heart, but not my self-control. ” ~Jane Austen, Emma
“I have not the pleasure of understanding you.” ~Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice
“If I could but know his heart, everything would become easy.” ~Jane Austen, Sense and Sensibility
“I am the happiest creature in the world. Perhaps other people have said so before, but not one with such justice. I am happier even than Jane; she only smiles, I laugh.” ~Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice
“Men were put into the world to teach women the law of compromise. ” ~Jane Austen
*Thank you, Stephanie O’Brien, for our song choice.