"If I didn't care for fun and such, I'd probably amount to much. But I shall stay the way I am, because I do not give a damn." (Dorothy Parker)
Thursday, February 21, 2013
Tragedies of getting older #4
Increasingly I find that, when it comes to Jane Austen's classic, Pride and Prejudice, I identify not with the spunky and well-read Lizzy Bennett, nor even her slutty/fun sister Lydia, but with Charlotte bloody Lucas. How exactly did that happen?