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There is nothing I would not do for those who are really my friends. I have no notion of loving people by halves, it is not my nature.
—  Jane Austen, Northanger Abbey
Catherine began to feel something of disappointment — she was tired of being continually pressed against by people, the generality of whose faces possessed nothing to interest, and with all of whom she was so wholly unacquainted that she could not relieve the irksomeness of imprisonment by the exchange of a syllable with any of her fellow captives;
—  Jane Austen, Northanger Abbey

Raided the bookstore for some road trip reads. #virginiawoolf #fscottfitzgerald #kurtvonnegut #janeausten #thebasilandjosephinestories #theyears #jacobsroom #thewaves #breakfastofchampions #northangerabbey #bookporn #thebookcollector #usedbooks #bookworm #vintage #classics (at Moonpie’s Cozy Cabin)

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Celebrating the “Austen Women” up for Academy Awards tomorrow! 

Keira Knightley- Pride and Prejudice (2005)

Nominated for Best Supporting Actress for The Imitation Game

Felicity Jones- Northanger Abbey (2007)

Nominated for Best Actress for The Theory of Everything

Rosamund Pike- Pride and Prejudice (2005)

Nominated for Best Actress for Gone Girl