domingo, 3 de noviembre de 2013
3 Noviembre 1813: Carta de Jane desde Godmersham a Cassandra en Londres. La fama de Jane llega a Irlanda/ Nov. 3rd 1813: Jane's letter to her sister Cassandra. Jane's fame reaches Ireland.
Jane is spending her last days in Godmersham ( it is far to know that she will not be back ) and Cassandra is in London, taking care of Henry . Her younger brother Charles and his wife Fanny are around the country visiting family and this letter is a good example of the "dance" of visits in which Austen family moved.When Jane wrote this letter , the November 3 , was the birthday of Princess Sophia, the fifth daughter of King George III , and probably for some kind of irony between the sisters , Jane writes as if she had something to do with Cassandra , as you will see in the farewell .It is this delicate time passes the relationship between her niece Anna (daughter of James ) and Ben Lefroy , to which he is pushing for an order if he wants to marry . In short , words between families ... Do not forget that his uncle was one of two known relationships Jane Austen , in this case in her youth ...Jane would like to stay a few days taking care of Henry , no more than two weeks, as has already been absent for several months .... but the excuse that her brother is sick is not only a source of pleasure for Jane , especially since she loved this brother . In fact , he'd put the money so you could print the second edition of Sense and Sensibility.We also see that Jane comes news that women of high society in Ireland are reading novels and ...waking always the same curiosity that causes today ! Who would resemble Jane , how was your life .... The human being, regardless of context , very little change in the main ...Again, if you want to know more about the characters that are mentioned, do click on the images , which will take you to links where you will find more complete information.A delicious letter that today, two hundred years ago , Jane was writing to her sister Cassandra ...