Movies

They Really Nailed the Yearning: Emma

Anya Taylor-Joy and Johnny Flynn in Emma

Emma.

Directed By: Autumn de Wilde

Me at the beginning of Emma: Really? Knightley can’t dress himself and pull his own pants up? Oh dear movie.

Me at the end of Emma: Aw that was so good! I think it’s my favorite Austen adaptation!

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Books

Jane Austen, Daisy Jones & Goodreads

Emma

The person in the middle of this cover is blue. Not like her clothes or metaphorically speaking blue because Knightley doesn’t love her but blue and it took me like a week of picking it up and reading before I finally thought, “Hey that person is blue!”

But this ramble isn’t so much about blueness as the big important questions in a readers life like… If Jane Austen was alive today what would she read?

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Movies, Other

Classicsathon Wrap-Up!

the slippers are ruby red!

So I participated in Classicsathon this month which was run by Lucy the Reader on Youtube and Twitter and amazingly enough I followed and finished a TBR!

I really enjoyed the reading as well!

Me: I’m not really a classics reader. They just don’t do anything for me, you know?

(Actually reads the books.)

Me: These are so good! Why don’t I read more classics?

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