Friday, March 10, 2006

Jane Austen fanfiction

For anyone who's interested, appetitus rationi paret, "desire should obey reason," was the motto of the real Earls Fitzwilliam, who I'm fairly certain Jane Austen based Darcy (Fitzwilliam Darcy) and his family on. So this is for my Jane Austen-based fanfiction.

2 Comments:

At 2:55 PM, Blogger John G. Gibson said...

I applaud your piece. Interesting. But, to my ear "off of" is decidedly awkward, and certainly something that Jane Austen would never have used. How about "on"?

 
At 2:58 PM, Blogger John G. Gibson said...

And I should have written: But, to my ear, ...

 

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