'I have found that holy place of rest Still changeless.' MRS. HEMANS. When Mr. Thornton had left the house that morning he was almost blinded by his baffled passion. He was as dizzy as if Margaret, instead of looking, and speaking, and moving like a tender graceful woman, had been a sturdy fish-wife, and given him a sound blow with her fists. He had positive bodily pain, - a violent headache, and a throbbing intermittent.. - Chapter XXVI, Mother and Son, North and South #elizabethgaskell…
If he wasn’t careful, he could love her. Dear God. He wouldn’t allow that to happen. Couldn’t allow that to happen. As they reached the dry sanctuary of the library once more, he turned his mind to the task at hand. Getting his wife naked. He kissed her again, then began working on her buttons. from Her Lovestruck Lord by Scarlett Scott
The waves playing the chords of a sweet dream, the music dancing in tune with all I know. All I know is all I know. Constant ebb and constant flow. To be or not to be? Poetic reverie, the space for me to see, see the truth inside me.
Review: Richard Armitage in The Crucible, Old Vic Theatre
At the heart is an immense performance from Richard Armitage who perfectly captures the profound inner conflict within John Proctor, a man increasingly at odds with both his wife and the society in which he lives.
Gretchen!! This is Roger Allam's wife, Rebecca Saire, and she plays Ann Putnam in The Crucible and I had no idea!! XD Only pinning because I'm a Roger fan and this is big news to me. I'll delete it, though. LOL