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Of all Jane Austen’s novels, Emma is the most suited for the beach. Emma is different from the others. It’s engaging and witty, as all Jane Austen is. But it’s bright and fresh and thoroughly modern, and Emma–despite her flaws–is so winning and relatable I find myself cheering her on more than any o

Brideshead Revisited by Evelyn Waugh I first read this book for my senior author project in high school

Norma Shearer, 1932, photo by George Hurrell

Norma SHEARER * AFI Top Actress nominee, by photographer George Hurrell, This was taken so that she could get the part in Divorcee. Her husband Irving Thalberg didn't think she could pull it off, but she got the part :-)

“A friend of mine found this old photograph in a shoe box in his Grandmother’s attic. On the back was written… Aunty Mary and her “friend” Ruth, 1910. I wonder if those quotation marks imply what I think they do, by the look on their faces, I would say they do”

friend of mine found this old photograph in a shoe box in his Grandmother’s attic. On the back was written… Aunty Mary and her “friend” Ruth, I wonder if those quotation marks imply what I think they do, by the look on their faces, I would say they do”

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Sports The National Football League was established in August It is one of the major sports in the United States of America. It has 32 teams and is equally divided between National Football Association and American Football Association.