elizabeth bennett

I was tagged by @essequamvideri24 and @mirthful-sonnet

  1. who was your first otp if you’re into shipping things? : Oh, you’re going to laugh at me, I am certain. But it was an 80′s “supercouple” from a soap opera. Josn and Reva Lewis from Guiding Light. I started loving them when I was 11-12 years old, and I still loved them when Guiding Light ended in 2009 (I was 32 then.) 
  2. you have a dinner party where you can invite five real people, dead or alive, from whichever era. who comes? : Jesus Christ, Richard III and Anne Neville, Winston Churchill, and Cleopatra
  3. you have the same party but with five fictional characters. who comes? : Melanie Wilkes, Elizabeth Bennett, Fitzwilliam Darcy, Albus Dumbledore, and Harry Potter
  4. you can delete one song from the universe. as in if you say so it’s as if it never existed. what do you go for? : With apologies to the entire state of Tennessee, Rocky Top. I HATE that song, and always have. 
  5. is there a language you’d really like to learn?  : Russian
  6. things you like most about the city you live in? : I don’t live in a city, I live in a rural area.  
  7. things you dislike most about the city you live in?: I don’t live in one, lol.
  8. who’s your problematic fave? : Richard III.
  9. tea or coffee?  if tea, what’s your favorite kind of? : I don’t really like either tea or coffee.  
  10. d&d alignment? : Lawful Good
  11. rec me a show that you think I might like :  Mercy Street

I tag @scribblesincrayon @stardust-pond @octoberinflorence @willwriteforruns @elizabeth-karenina @chris-evahns @michisaccount


After a silence of several minutes, he came towards her in an agitated manner, and thus began, “In vain have I struggled. It will not do. My feelings will not be repressed. You must allow me to tell you how ardently I admire and love you.

Elizabeth’s astonishment was beyond expression.


It was a large, handsome, stone building, standing well on rising ground, and backed by a ridge of high woody hills;—and in front, a stream of some natural importance was swelled into greater, but without any artificial appearance. Its banks were neither formal, nor falsely adorned. Elizabeth was delighted. She had never seen a place where nature had done more, or where natural beauty had been so little counteracted by an awkward taste.

Jane Austen ~ Pride and Prejudice

Chatsworth, Derbyshire