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Posted in Blake Ritson, jane austen, Jane Austen Novels, Jane Austen’s canada goose outlet online store review World, Mark Strong, tagged Alan Cumming, Dominic Rowan, Emma Woodhouse, Gwynneth Paltrow, Harriet Smith, Louise Dylan, Mr. Elton, Mr. Knightley, Mr. Woodhouse,, Samantha Bond, Toni Collette on February 26, 2011Emma (Kate Beckinsale) and Mr. Elton (Dominic Rowan) examine her drawings. Emma 1996 A the early chapters of Jane Austen novel, Emma, the reader learns that Emma never submit to any thing requiring industry and patience and that none of her portraits had ever been finished (although she had made some progress in drawing, considering the little labour she had submitted to). Steadiness and practice had always been wanting, preventing her from becoming an expert in this area.
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She had soon fixed on the size and sort of portrait. It was to be a whole length in water colours, like Mr. John Knightley and was destined, if she could please herself, to hold a very honourable station over the mantelpiece.
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The sitting began; and Harriet, smiling and blushing, and afraid of not keeping her attitude and countenance, presented a very sweet mixture of youthful expression to the steady eyes of the artist. But there was no doing anything, with Mr. Elton fidgeting behind her and watching every touch. She gave him credit for stationing himself where he might gaze and gaze again without offence; but was really obliged to put an end to it, and request him to place himself elsewhere. It then occurred to her to employ him in reading.
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is very pretty, said Mr. Woodhouse. prettily done! Just as your drawings always are, my dear. I do not know any body who draws so well as you do. The only thing I do not thoroughly like is, that she seems to be sitting out of doors, with only a little shawl over her shoulders and it makes one think she must catch cold. Look at the tree.
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