Oh! Mamma, how spiritless, how tame was Edward''s manner in reading to us last night! I felt for my sister most severely. Yet she bore it with so much composure, she seemed scarcely to notice it. I could hardly keep my seat. Spirited and impulsive, Marianne Dashwood is the complete opposite to her controlled and sensible sister, Elinor. When it comes to matters of the heart, Marianne is passionate and romantic and soon falls for the charming, but unreliable Mr Willoughby. Elinor, in..
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When Henry Dashwood dies, his wife and three daughters, Elinor, Marianne and Margaret, have to leave their family home and move to Devon. There Marianne meets Willoughby - a man..Подробнее