Anne may pierce his soul but Captain Wentworth pierces mine. Without a doubt, the honesty of his words is everything we want in a romantic declaration of love.
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Be. Still. My. Pitter. Pattering. Heart. John Thornton’s declaration of love to Margaret Hale is heart-wrenching. It’s fall-to-your-knees angst. It’s desperate and almost accusatory.
Engrossing. Spine-tingling. Romantic. Just a few words that hardly do Kerri Maniscalco’s Hunting Prince Dracula justice.
There are many declarations of love in Jane Eyre. There were heartfelt and sweet declarations. And there were passionate entreaties.
After a half-century apart, two lovers find their way back to each other.