Mansfield Park (2007)

There will be little rubs and disappointments everywhere, and we are all apt to expect too much; but then, if one scheme of happiness fails, human nature turns to another; if the first calculation is wrong, we make a second better: we find comfort somewhere.

An excellent match. He’s rich and she’s handsome.


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Once she felt that he was looking at herself—observing her altered features, perhaps, trying to trace in them the ruins of the face which had once charmed him;

Anne did not wish for more of such looks and speeches. His cold politeness, his ceremonious grace, were worse than anything.


'Whom are you going to dance with?' asked Mr. Knightley. 
She hesitated a moment, and then replied, ‘With you, if you will ask me.’
'Will you?' said he, offering his hand.
'Indeed, I will'.

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