Would a Modern Day Darcy be a Dirty Hipster? January 17th 2011 I stumbled across this blog from Sparknotes in one of those happy chances that the internet sometimes gives to us (you click on one link and then another until you stumble upon a gold mine). My eye was caught by this tagline "Would a Modern Day Darcy be a Dirty Hipster?" At this my heart almost stopped. "God I hope not I though" but my interests were roused. The blog is telling Pride and Prejudi ... read more
Asia » China » Shanghai For centuries China stood as a leading civilization, outpacing the rest of the world in the arts and sciences, but in the 19th and early 20th centuries, the country was beset by civil unrest, major famines, military defeats, and foreign occupation. A... ... read more
"If adventures will not befall a young lady in her own village she must seek them abroad" Jane Austen
A Janeite off to China now!
I started this travel blog several years ago when I went to England. Now I am off to Shanghai China to teach 2nd grade English.
I will do my best to keep up with a blog and my school work.
Lots of love and miss everyone
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