Tag Archives: Jane Austen

Hard times

At the moment things are not going too well. At least concerning my health and my love life. I got through all the Christmas concerts with my choir, enjoyed them happily without catching a cold in the unheated churches. But … Continue reading

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“I kiss somebody in a dream”-dreams

There once was this very handsome humourous guy, a fellow British studies student with a wild mob of disheveled hair. After I had made his aquaintance for circa 2 weeks, there was this moment that did cost me a lot of self-discipline. We were in an elevator and I wanted to kiss him very badly! … Continue reading

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BBC’s Emma, 2009. A tried review.

This time however I was a little bit disappointed. Romola Garai as Emma kept on jumping around and laughing with her mouth so wide open that a whole pidgeon could have flown into it! Why, where is there any sense of propriety or elegance? I’ve never seen such “wild” dancing in any “Emma” adaption before. Continue reading

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I thought, since I am come this far, I want to enjoy myself

I had a very great night aout with my Serbian, Ukrainian and Chinese flatmates and have a lot of good things to say about the new “Emma”-film from 2009. Continue reading

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