one period drama per post


One period drama per post: The Crimson Petal and the White

“London 1874, Keep your wits about you; this city is vast and intricate and you do not know your way around. You imagine from other stories you’ve read that you know it well but those stories flattered you. You are an alien from another time and place altogether. You do not know what hour it is do you? Nor do most where you’re going. They go to sleep as soon as the gin hits. You have allowed  yourself to be led astray, and you’ve no hope of finding your way back.”


One period drama per post: Suffragette (2015)

The woman wanderer goes forth on the path towards freedom.” She wonders, “I am alone, utterly alone. Why do I go to this far land?” And reason says to her, “Silence, what do you hear? Thousands, and they beat this way… Feet of those who follow you. Lead on.