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The scene we didn't get to see in the movie (though we do hear the quote) Sense & Sensibility

Wishful Thinking

Sense & Sensibility - starring Emma Thompson as Elinor Dashwood & Hugh Grant as Edward Ferrars - "I came here with no expectations, only to profess, now that I am at liberty to do so, that my heart is and always will be yours." Edward to Elinor

Jane Austen stamps, issued 21 February 2013.

Celebrations of Literature

Darcy and Elizabeth - detail by =gppr on deviantART

Detail view of Elizabeth's and Darcy's faces (Pride and Prejudice - Jane Austen) Pencil sketch, painted in photoshop. Darcy and Elizabeth - detail

Hipster Caroline and Louisa: Gracechurch Street is too mainstream.

'No sooner had the door closed behind their visitor than the Bingley sisters began to abuse her. Six inches deep in mud!' This pic - The Bingley sisters, PnP 1995

What happened to Mary and Kitty? I always wondered. And BTW, I think everyone's way too hard on Mary.

What happened to Mary and Kitty? There is actually a book by Colleen McCullough called The Independence of Miss Mary Bennet that gives a version of what may have happened.

Pride and Prejudice cover

From Classics to Graphics: 6 Literary Masterpieces Turned Into Graphic Novels

Pride & prejudice (graphic novel version)- "An adaptation of the original by Jane Austen that tells of Lizzy Bennet and her loveable, eccentric family as they navigate through tricky British social circles.

Even tho I like Matthew Mccfayden better I had to pin cuz it's pride and prejudice and it's hilarious

Even tho I like Matthew Mccfayden better I had to pin cuz it's pride and prejudice and it's hilarious

Jane Austen's portrait drawn by her sister Cassandra Austen. This is the only likeness drawn from life -- all other portraits of the author derive from this drawing.

Dear Jane Austen

Janeite.. I am

When I was a kid I loved Disney princesses (still do! Then I found Jane Austen heroines. I guess an affinity for tales of beautiful heroines and heroes, true love, and happy endings is something I've never outgrown--nor ever will!

Did you know Cosmo has been around since at least Tudor times? Here is Catherine of Aragon, Henry VIII's first wife and mother of Queen Mary, on the cover circa 1525.

The Tudors Funny - Did you know Cosmo has been around since at least Tudor times? Here is Catherine of Aragon, Henry VIII's first wife and mother of Queen Mary, on the cover circa