Charlotte Bronte poem: $47,000 an inch →
Inside the restored Bronte Museum at Haworth
I have to mention Charlotte Bronte, whose “Jane Eyre” was given to...– Jamaica Kincaid
mikkipedia: lilmissflapper: Hey if you want 19th Century classic ships filled with angst check out Jane Eyre Classic ships!!
: Getting into character →
b-lace: Today, I once again have to sing a song that has been the bane of my college career and it has now followed me into my adult performing life. If any of you know “Painting Her Portrait” from Jane Eyre the musical, this is the song. The acting is an incredible challenge for this song. One that I…
rakellewhat: I just found two stories on fanfiction.net that are Jane Eyre/Harry Potter crossovers. I’m done. Just so done right now. lol
[redacted]: On the train, there was a girl... →
mollyculetheory: On the train, there was a girl carrying one of those Madewell New York state tote bags, and for a while the only bit that was visible was a corner that said, “You can thank Rochester for s’mores!” and it took me an embarrassingly long time to realize it meant Rochester, NY, and not Mr. Rochester,…
and this piece of shit is actually hailed as being “feminist” but what the fuck...– Fuck.:
another porn battle entry! →
ndnickerson: Jane Eyre, Jane/Edward, NC-17, set very late in the book. Some nights she has no use for dreams.
feel the tide turning: “Women are supposed to be... →
myquietrage: “Women are supposed to be very calm generally; but women feel just as men feel; they need exercise for their faculties and a field for their efforts as much as their brothers do; they suffer from too rigid a restraint, too absolute a stagnation, precisely as men would suffer; and it is …
I don’t think, sir, you have a right to command me, merely because you are older...– Charlotte Bronte, Jane Eyre. Tell him, Jane! (via hopefullywildeandfree)
I had wrought hard to extirpate from my soul the germs of love there detected;...– Jane Eyre, Charlotte Bronte (via thefantasticalimpractical)
I had a theoretical reverence and homage for beauty, elegance, gallantry,...– Charlotte Brontë - Jane Eyre (via abscondita)
‘I cannot see my prospects clearly to-night, sir; and I hardly know what...– Jane Eyre, Charlotte Brontë (via a-cautionary-tale)
Not many months ago, the New England States were visited by a distressing mental...– “Novels of the Season” by E. P. Whittle, North American Review, October 1848 (via a-wild-condorcet-appears)
Today is one of those days in which I would feel...
It should not be possible to read nineteenth-century British literature without...– Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak, Three Women’s Texts and Critique of Imperialism (via sitaronse)
iheartjakeryan: If you don’t like Jane Eyre then we can’t be friends.
It was an incident with of no moment, no romance, no interest in a sense; yet it...– Jane Eyre (via gloriousmessintheprocess)
Uriah hit the crapper.: i’m never going to be able... →
maglorious: i’m never going to be able to finish reading jane eyre. every time i read it i am so in awe of how charlotte bronte writes that i am always reluctant to move forward with the text for fear that i’ll forget something that i was particularly impressed with. her sentence structure is so sharp and…
ghoullimbs: i don’t know how it happened but i may or may not ship mr.darcy and rochester
No; you shall tear yourself away, none shall help you: you shall yourself pluck...– Charlotte Brontë (Jane Eyre)
It was near: and as I had lifted no petition to Heaven to avert it—as I had...– Charlotte Brontë (Jane Eyre)
My eyes were covered and closed: eddying darkness seemed to swim round me, and...– Charlotte Brontë (Jane Eyre)
Kevlar Soul: Jane Eyre - Charlote Brönte →
kevlarsoul: The truest love that ever heart Felt at its kindled core, Did through each vein, in quickened start, The tide of being pour. Her coming was my hope each day, Her parting was my pain; The chance that did her steps delay Was ice in every vein. I dreamed it would be nameless bliss, As I…
Friends always forget those whom fortune forsakes.– Charlotte Brontë (Jane Eyre)
scaring dictionaries: He's In Love With A Liar... →
girlsareprettyforever: He’s got you blindfolded and won’t let you peek because it’s a big surprise. When he finally lets you peek you’ll see he bought you a rare, early edition of Villette by Charlotte Bronte because one of the lies you told was that your senior thesis at the college you…
Emily’s health, like her sisters’, had been weakened by unsanitary conditions at...– Emily Brontë - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia what the fuck???? **shudders** (via mmmightymightypeople)
rissakathrine: If someone would call me their little bird or little doe like how Mr. Rochester calls Jane, I’d love them forever.
white-rabbitsontherun: Just watched ‘Jayne Eyre’ Brb balling my eyes out
Update on prequel to JANE EYRE
janerochesternovel: F.Y.I. Unexpected delays will push the ebook publication of THE JOURNAL OF JANE REED EYRE back to early summer, 2013. Premise: The story of Jane Eyre’s parents is revealed through the journal of Jane’s mother, Jane Reed, an affluent regency beauty. She weds Matthew Eyre, a poor clergyman, against the protests of her family and friends. Charlotte Bronte’s Jane Eyre...
The materials used for Jane’s dresses become lighter as she falls in love– Michael O’Connor, Jane Eyre costume design 2011 (via 52girls)
birdcagesfromitaly: When I’m reading Jane Eyre, my mind decides to narrate her name like the opening lyrics to Blue Jeans. ‘Jane Eyre, Gateshead, Send her to the red-room when she’s aggravated.’