Prof. Robert Morrison edited Jane Austen’s “Persuasion” for Harvard University Press. On the classic’s 200th anniversary, he explains how Austen’s rhythmic words on loss, love and hope still resonate.
Source: ‘Persuasion:’ Jane Austen’s greatest novel turns 200
The search for romance is the same as it ever was – we just don’t do it in corsets any more.
Source: Sex might be easier to find these days. That doesn’t mean love is too | Nell Frizzell | Comment is free | The Guardian
A fun article about the realities of love while comparing centuries.