Sense and Sensibility
“Always resignation and acceptance. Always prudence and honour and duty. Elinor, where is your heart?”
Upon the death of their father, the Dashwood sisters Elinor and Marianne find themselves in reduced circumstances and subject to the rules and restrictions of class and social situation as they seek to find their place in the world and the men worthy of their hearts.
Jane Austen’s classic comedy of manners remains as fresh and vibrant today as the day it was written and continues to gather new admirers.
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