Oh, satisfy us early with Thy mercy,
that we may rejoice and be glad all of our days. And let the beauty of the Lord our God be upon us; and establish Thou the work of our hands.
Saturday, September 15, 2007
What makes Austen so enduringly appealing? Lori Smith, author of the upcoming A Walk with Jane Austen, thinks it's more than the romance. She points out that Austen's characters have character. Read article.
Till Death Us Do Part by Edmund Blair Leighton, 1878 Image courtesy of ArtRenewal.org.