Posted by Valerie McKnight on January 02, 1998 at 20:40:32:
In response to She was in training for a heroine, written by Constanza on December 28, 1997 at 12:40:11
] I love the part where all her attempts at learning by heart paragraphs for quotation purposes are detailed.
] You know, at one time I also despaired myseld of ever becoming a heroine: a special sensitive spot was my absolute failure as regards quoting poets and so on. I sympathize a lot with poor Catherine.
] BTW, I have not become a heroine so far, but hope dies hard. ;-)
Ah yes, I was never any good at remembering sensitive romantic poetry either. The things that stuck were more like - "For everyone must now move in a circle, to the prevalence of which rotary motion may perhaps be attributed the giddiness and false steps of many."
Which somehow never melted anybody's heart.
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