Former leading New Zealand publisher and bookseller, and widely experienced judge of both the Commonwealth Writers Prize and the Montana New Zealand Book Awards, talks about what he is currently reading, what impresses him and what doesn't, along with chat about the international English language book scene, and links to sites of interest to booklovers.
Sunday, February 14, 2016
Valentine's Day - Most romantic line in the English language revealed
An oft-quoted line from Sense And Sensibility has been voted the most romantic line from literature, film and TV drama
Greg Wise and Kate Winslet as John Willoughby and Marianne Dashwood in Sense and SensibilityPhoto: Rex Features
The Telegraph - 09 Feb 2016
The words ''My heart is, and always will be, yours'' from Sense And Sensibility have been voted the most romantic line from romantic literature, film and TV drama.
They are uttered by Edward Ferrars to Elinor Dashwood in director Ang Lee's 1995 screen version of Jane Austen's classic novel. More