1. BDuncan

    BDuncan New Member

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    What 2 Jane Austen book characters do you most relate to ?

    Discussion in 'Book Discussion' started by BDuncan, Jan 31, 2008.

    What 2 Jane Austen book characters you admire or even dislike, do you
    (seriously or humorously) most relate to and please say why for each one mentioned.
     
  2. PrincessGarnet

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    Um the only one I remember the most is Isabella from Northanger Abbey, she was great, i know so many people like her - unfortunately :p She was great at manipulating people, and coming across as doing things for their benefit.

    But I'm not a fan of Jane Austen, i find it very tedious, although i did learn the word 'impropriety' from her, as thats all i remember the characters saying about the slightest thing.
     
  3. Tori

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    I most relate to Elizabeth Bennet. When I first read Pride and Prejudice she was the character that I liked straight away.

    The other character I like is Anne Elliot from Persuasion.

    Of all the men in Jane Austen's novels I'm a sucker for Mr Darcy.
     
  4. The Majicou

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    I love Lizzie Bennett (she's just so cool!), but probably my favorite guy character is Henry Tilney from Northanger Abbey. For outrageous people, I like Miss Bates (from Emma), Mrs. Bennett, and Caroline Bingley. :D I'm still yet to read Persuasion, though.
     
  5. wildflower

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    I relate to both Elinor and Marianne in sense and sensibility strangely!
     
  6. TheArtfulWeber

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    I can relate to Willoughby just because of my actions in relation to women.

    j/k
     
  7. wildflower

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    you libertine! ^^^^ LOL
     
  8. thelastblueberry

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    I'm the same as Tori. I relate most to Elizabeth Bennet and Anne Elliot. In different ways of course.

    And Mr. Darcy is my fav gentleman. :love:
     

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