Book report: Pride & Prejudice

Need I say more than that I've spent the last week in the delightful company of Miss Elizabeth Bennett? Jennifer Ehle is still - by far - my favourite Lizzy on film. But even that excellent production fails to capture the humor and social commentary in Austen's writing. Austen is a marvelously intimate, modern  writer and her words shimmer on the page.

The funniest part is I have to resist the influence reading Jane Austen has on my sentence construction. Though it might be funny to all of a sudden conduct myself like that in meetings...


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