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I Read Classic British Literature

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    I Love Jane Austen

    I've read all of Jane Austen's books. I also try to read other authors like the Bronte sisters & Doyle. It's hard to undertand them at first you have to get used to the language & vocabulary. but i love them, i love going back in time.
    quietone831 quietone831 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 12, 2010

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    Open Mind

    These are just some of the things I have read.   Canterbury Tales, by Chaucer The Faerie Queene, by Spencer Masuccio Salernitano, Viola and her lovers, aanalogue of the Miller's Tale. (ok i dont know if this is brit lit but I wouldnt have been exposed to it w/o reading...
    SmallTalker SmallTalker 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 22, 2009

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    British Literature I Tend to Revisit

    Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte Dracula by Bram Stoker Hamlet by Shakespeare Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte Great Expectations by Charles Dickens Our Mutual Friend by Charles Dickens Vanity Fair by Thackerey Wives and Daughters by George Eliot Middlemarch by George Eliot...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 11, 2008

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    Okay, prepare for a huge experience, a novella worth. So I'm blind. Yeah it sucks sometimes, especially when playing video games. Gosh I wanna play Chrono Trigger so freaking bad...
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    Can't believe i'd waited this long to read Harper Lee's 'to kill a mockingbird'😨
    Mercury90 Mercury90 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 5

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    HOW TO READ BOOKS. 'LIFE IS GOOD WITH BOOKS'. If you're reading a book so you're making your day perfect. Something I'm supposed to say is if you think reading is boring then you...
    cunny10 cunny10 16-17, F Jul 15

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    Why do us Americans girls find British accents so hot? When I hear guys speaking in a British accent, it almost gives me butterflies! Why is that? I recently went to a big car show...
    xSluttyPrincess xSluttyPrincess 18-21, F 8 Responses 6 days ago

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    I believe in love and could have posted this under that, but the real experience I'm having now is understanding why I am not ready for love. How do I know I'm not ready? That is...
    OnAlert OnAlert 56-60, M 2 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    Unfortunately most of the books I've been reading are textbooks for my classes, but when I have a chance to sit down and really focus on a good book cover-to-cover, I love novels...
    PunkinH2O PunkinH2O 31-35, F 3 Responses Jul 11

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    Next, you need to introduce an attacking midfielder or winger, "Sky Sports" said Juventus are through intermediaries in contact Sharqi Bayern Munich, and has made positive progress...
    fifacoins123 fifacoins123 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    When I say "classic movies", I am referring to the movies of the 30s and 40s that are horribly outdated, yet are still held in high regard. Take, for example, the classic Disney...
    IDidntWantToSignUp IDidntWantToSignUp 18-21 Jul 7

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    Deciding to get into classic Doctor Who is probably the best decision I've ever made as a Whovian. I know that there are some people out there who are skeptical to the classics...
    anonymuscrat anonymuscrat 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    This is a half-truth. My parents are British but I was born in Australia. My parents watched all the British shows on TV when I was growing up. As a result I feel like I have an...
    AstroRedux AstroRedux 31-35, M 1 Response Jul 16

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    I'm am not British but I like hot fit British guys :)
    rileyolsen44 rileyolsen44 13-15, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I've been to GB once when I was 13 years old, and ooooh myy gooood, I ABSOLUTELY fell in love with the British accent! I'd really like to date a British guy just so I could listen...
    funyarinpa funyarinpa 13-15, F 2 Responses 13 hrs ago

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    I always liked music of any kind. My favorite music is classical because it's symphonies is very instrumental, and they use the instruments that make the most beautiful sounds. My...
    juju786 juju786 22-25, M 2 days ago

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    I think everyone should read these books... These books are some classics... that will change your life, and how you view the world, your self, others, life, etc. 1. "Think and...
    astro00 astro00 22-25, M Jul 18

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    We are market leaders in the WA area for the design and construction of pre-fabricated flat pack kit homes and professional properties working with SIPs.The group at WA Housing...
    Eveline1062z Eveline1062z 31-35, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I have read a little every day out loud since Jackson was conceived. Since he was born, I feel like he knows my voice and almost understands a little faster. Along with all the...
    PandorasDream PandorasDream 36-40, F 1 Response Jun 30

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    This series is what got me into reading and I would like to thank Darren Shan not only for Cirque du Freak but for Larten Crepsley books and Zom-B!
    UntamedComic UntamedComic 18-21, M 10 hrs ago

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    As part of my renewing experience one of my goals has been to reread the classics to reflect on the change in my perspective from the first time I've read them. I've already gone...
    breathtakingyou breathtakingyou 26-30, F Jul 11

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    "In a world gone plastic, baby you're so classic..." I love that line, and I try to be classic in a world gone plastic.
    Pebbles1982 Pebbles1982 26-30, F Jul 15

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    Guess what I've been playing? Pac-Man. It was my favorite video game when it first come out. Now, you can't beat the classics... nothing like the classics. I loved Arcade, Atari...
    DarkwingGoslyn DarkwingGoslyn 31-35 Jul 15

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    Quick hit on Angels With Dirty Faces starring James Cagney, Pat O'Brien and Ann Sheridan. This is my favorite James Cagney movie. Two childhood friends grow up and then move in...
    johnny048 johnny048 46-50, M Jul 18

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    I need to start reading more, any book recommendations? Mystery, suspense, horror, fantasy, classics. Anything along those lines.
    Doof00 Doof00 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    When I say I love classic movies I mean I love classic movies lol
    AustinLol69 AustinLol69 13-15, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I very much enjoy Classical Music. I know it sounds so out "lame" to some but there is nothing I enjoy more then taking a nice long bath and listening to some classical music, or...
    Chicgeekgal Chicgeekgal 22-25, F 1 day ago

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    One of my closest friends has a British accent. I do not know why, but I adore it!
    DamoiseauDynavolt DamoiseauDynavolt 16-17, M Jul 4

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    British Girls are so sexy! I also had no idea how erotic they could be. Every time I am in England I can't help but notice how cute many of the girls are. I am always impressed!
    nmr1994 nmr1994 18-21, M Jul 6

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    So here we go. Her story is following below in her own words. Hello there, I am here to write to you briefly about my story but also some advice to women contemplating marrying a...
    AsfaqAlam AsfaqAlam 22-25, M Jul 9

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    People sound sooo sexy that I don't usually listen to what they are saying , I am just hearing their voice I don't think I need a man with great looks and 6 packs , his British...
    beckygg beckygg 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 9

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    Well, only half British. :-)
    jasonb2628 jasonb2628 41-45, M 3 Responses Jul 10

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    Completely British Lived In England All My Live. My mums from Yorkshire my dad is from Essexs,none of them have that accent. I've always lived in the UK an hate it not because of...
    lela201465 lela201465 16-17, F 3 Responses Jul 10

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    Yes yes yes yes YES I love British peoples sense of humor 😂😂😂😂😂 Sometimes Scottish and Irish.
    Unknownimus Unknownimus 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 10

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    I have my mum to thank for the dry, British humour bug.
    jasonb2628 jasonb2628 41-45, M 4 Responses Jul 15

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    I was born in Glasgow and lived there til I was five years old, then my parents and I moved to North America, but I'm 100% British. :D
    MeowChan99 MeowChan99 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 15

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    Hello my British darlings :) How's you? Anyone watching eastenders lately? Billy Mitchell's starting to look overly suspicious would have been a good twist if it was actually...
    MissLorii MissLorii 18-21, F 9 Responses Jul 16

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    I believe that I love British accents because they're just so different from my own accent. It's just something about the difference that I like.
    Savone52798 Savone52798 16-17, F Jul 16

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    Any ladies want to talk to a 23 year old British uk guy? ;) feel free to message me ;) lol
    Anth1290 Anth1290 22-25, M Jul 16

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    If anyone ever wants to come to Edmonton Canada, Sherwood Park area, the "Main Stay Suites" are fantastic. They are a whole kitchen unit, like a mini apartment, a kitchen area...
    SassyBabe39 SassyBabe39 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 17

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    Girls with British accent captivate my attention quicker than anyone else. Still single thou. Meanwhile : #enjoyingthesinglelife
    zed2909 zed2909 22-25, M Jul 19

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    It's good to live on the British Isles. :)
    Toastland Toastland 13-15, T 4 Responses Jul 20

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    damn you guys for being so sweet and so far away!!! I'll get you one day British guys.
    julie0300 julie0300 13-15, F Jul 21

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    omggg I can't get enough of older perverted British/English guys. I must meet one... Inbox me babes xx
    xSluttyPrincess xSluttyPrincess 18-21, F 6 Responses 6 days ago

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    I feel like this group was made by British guys just to see who Would post in it
    kxCobra kxCobra 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Is it true AMERICAN girls love BRITISH guys
    Mustangkid2016 Mustangkid2016 22-25, M 4 Responses 6 days ago

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