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you have bewitched me, body and soul, and I love, I love, I love you. I never wish to be parted from you from this day on.
Elinor Dashwood & Edward Ferrars (Sense and Sensibility deleted scene)
- Do you talk by rule when you’re dancing?
- Sometimes it’s best. Then we may enjoy the advantage of saying as little as possible.
PIE CHART: THINGS THAT ARE IMPORTANT TO ME
"I cannot make speeches, Emma," he soon resumed; and in a tone of such sincere, decided, intelligible tenderness as was tolerably convincing. "If I loved you less, I might be able to talk about it more. But you know what I am. You hear nothing but truth from me. I have blamed you, and lectured you, and you have borne it as no other woman in England would have borne it. Bear with the truths I would tell you now, dearest Emma, as well as you have borne with them. The manner, perhaps, may have as little to recommend them. God knows, I have been a very indifferent lover. But you understand me. Yes, you see, you understand my feelings — and will return them if you can. At present, I ask only to hear, once to hear your voice."