By Jane Austen
With its imperfect yet fascinating heroine and its witty and sophisticated exploration of relationships, Emma is usually obvious as Jane Austen's such a lot ideal paintings. Now, with the BBC's greater model, this desirable tale is certain to win the hearts of numerous new fanatics.
attractive, shrewdpermanent, rich-and single-Emma Woodhouse is completely content material together with her existence and sees no use for both love or marriage. not anything, in spite of the fact that, delights her greater than interfering within the romantic lives of others. but if she ignores the warnings of her pal Mr. Knightley and makes an attempt to rearrange an appropriate fit for her protegée, Harriet Smith, her conscientiously laid plans quickly get to the bottom of and feature effects that she by no means anticipated.
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Well, you ain’t petting no mice while you walk with me. " Lennie looked startled and then in embarrassment hid his face against his knees. " "Jesus Christ," George said resignedly. " "Oh, sure. I remember. " "That ranch we’re goin’ to is right down there about a quarter mile. We’re gonna go in an’ see the boss. Now, look - I’ll give him the work tickets, but you ain’t gonna say a word. You jus’ stand there and don’t say nothing. If he finds out what a crazy bastard you are, we won’t get no job, but if he sees ya work before he hears ya talk, we’re set.
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