No matter who you are, no matter where you live, and no matter how many people...– Lemony Snicket (via contrive)
If you start pretending you’re having fun, you might have a little by accident.– Batman Begins (via julie911)
Day Sixteen: Favorite Female Character
The Age of Innocence - Countess Olenska Pride and Prejudice - Elizabeth Bennet Nancy Drew series - Nancy Drew, Bess Marvin, George Fayne… but most especially George Fayne. :) Twilight - Alice Harry Potter - Hermione Granger Emma - Jane Fairfax
Once I wanted to be the greatest, No wind or waterfall could stall me– Cat Power (via musesofhumanity)
Admit it. You're the 'advice giver' to a...
Day Fifteen: Favorite Male Character
Pride and Prejudice - Fitzwilliam Darcy Staying Fat for Sarah Byrnes - Eric Calhoune The Count of Monte Cristo - Edmond Dantes The Three Musketeers - Aramis
Day Fourteen: Favorite book of your favorite...
Jane Austen - Pride and Prejudice, Mansfield Park, Persuasion William Shakespeare - (these aren’t exactly books…) Much Ado About Nothing, A Midnight Summer’s Dream, As You Like It, Twelfth Night William Wordsworth - (he’s a poet) I like most of his poems.
Day Thirteen: Your Favorite Writer
… writers. Jane Austen, William Shakespeare and William Wordsworth. The latter two aren’t novelists.
Day Twelve: A book you used to love but don’t...
(Making up for lost time.) None, because whatever titles I’ve gotten around to loving are still being loved. And besides, I don’t love a certain book easily, so there’s a lot of love for the ones already loved. (I am faintly aware that I may be no longer making sense, but I don’t care.)
Day Eleven: A Book You Hated
(I’m making up for lost time.) I don’t think I’ve ever hated a book, but I have disliked some. Peony in Love by Lisa See was one of them. It was inspired by a Chinese classic (Peony Pavilion), and actually has characteristics of an okay-book, but it’s just that I really dislike the heroine damsels-in-distress who kill themselves for somewhat foolish reasons (I’ll...
francewithgrace asked: keesh, could you recommend me any book that would be worth reading?? i'm bored.. i wanna read something, anything!!!! haha.. :D
The real lover is the man who can thrill you by kissing your forehead.– Marilyn Monroe (via kari-shma)
Day Ten: Favorite Classic Book
I missed two days of tumblr!! Ugh. Should be on day 12 by now, but whatever. Let’s get this done! :) My favorite classic book… I can’t really single one out, because I’ve always preferred classics to contemporary works. Favorite classic books it is then. Mansfield Park by Jane Austen — first classic book I’ve ever read Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen...
Day Nine: A book you thought you wouldn't like but...
I don’t think I have such a book. I wouldn’t read it if I didn’t like it in the first place. It’s more like me thinking I’d like a book then it would end up as a total bore.