Books/Reading, Quotes

QUOTE: Read the best books now – Thoreau

“Read the best books first, or you may not have a chance to read them at all.” ― Henry David Thoreau, A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers. Good advice. I'm doin' my best, Henry ol' chap - but there's a lot of 'em and only one of me. To put it crudely, wanting… Continue reading QUOTE: Read the best books now – Thoreau

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Book trivia, Brontë, Charlotte, Jane Eyre, Worst couples in literature, Writers

11 worst couples in literature: Bertha Mason and Edward Rochester from Jane Eyre

No. 5.  Bertha Mason and Edward Rochester from Jane Eyre Spoiler alert! Clearly not a successful marriage. Bertha is insane, can't be divorced and has pyromaniac and suicidal tendencies. Certainly she has her own story to tell (as imagined in Wide Sargasso Sea). It can't help a marriage when wife number two is waiting in… Continue reading 11 worst couples in literature: Bertha Mason and Edward Rochester from Jane Eyre