The Secret Of A Long Life

Jane Austen died a spinster at the age of forty-one

Too busy writing novels to indulge in any fun,

If I had a time machine I know what I would do,

And maybe if I did it right she'd live to eighty-two.

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Nicola Beckett

Wed 8th Jul 2020 23:59

Women novelists have often died young,
Pretended to be men, or somehow lived til 81, read Virginia Wolf

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jennifer Malden

Wed 8th Jul 2020 15:22

Perhaps she had too much Pride and Prejudice?

Jennifer

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Brian Maryon

Wed 8th Jul 2020 07:15

As long as you do it with good sense and sensibility I can't see a problem Branwell.

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