I watch Masterpiece Theatre instead of football on...
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can’t...– Mark Twain (via thebooknookers)
Hitler was 9 feet tall, but was folded over several times in the middle, so no...– (via incorrecthitler)
My favorite novels are:
(in no particular order, mind you) Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte Brideshead Revisited by Evelyn Waugh Persuasion by Jane Austen Dracula by Bram Stoker Pride & Prejudice by Jane Austen
"Jenny," by Dante Gabriel Rossetti →
“Vengeance of Jenny’s case! Fie on her! Never name her, child!” — (Mrs. Quickly.) Lazy laughing languid Jenny, Fond of a kiss and fond of a guinea, Whose head upon my knee to-night Rests for a while, as if grown light With all our dances and the sound To which the wild tunes spun you round: Fair Jenny mine, the thoughtless queen Of kisses which the blush between Could hardly make...