Jane Austen makes me LOL

Written by hootenannie on August 11th, 2011

“Adieu to disappointment and spleen. What are men to rocks and mountains.”
-Elizabeth Bennet, “Pride and Prejudice”

4 Comments so far ↓

  1. Aug
    11
    11:21
    AM
    kendall

    A refined bumper sticker for the proper Colorado mountain girl.

  2. Aug
    11
    11:37
    AM
    Greta

    This is PERFECT.

  3. Aug
    11
    11:48
    AM
    Dani

    This is one of my favorite Austen quotes ever, and I said it to myself just before going on a backpacking trip with friends almost 5 years ago. A backpacking trip which lead to the dating and subsequent marrying of Sir Adam.

    :)

  4. Aug
    11
    12:25
    PM
    Emily from Seattle

    Wasn’t it Mary Bennett that talks about rocks and mountains, not Elizabeth? It could be that Lizzie mocks her later, but I’m pretty sure it was Mary that says that originally…

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