Posts tagged “persuasion”

  1. Previous editions of the Quotable Jane Austen for Evil People can be found here. Most recently: Mansfield Park. When your friend asks if you like her new haircut: "We are not all born to be handsome." When ickily scamming on some chick named [Something] Elliot at a garden show: "You need not be afraid, Miss Elliot, of your own sweet flower gardens being neglected." When your son tells you he's gotten a merit-based scholarship…

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