I am a former stay-at-home mom who has given up her hopes and dreams of becoming a professional reader. I now spend my days showing small children how to play games on computers. Right now I'm living vicariously through my 9 year-old who is reading everything she can get her hands on.
"I took a sip of the tea, please to find it scalding hot and properly strong. I abhorred weakness of any kind but most particularly in my tea."
"Aunt Nell used to say it was not decent to have violet eyes, that they were a telltale sign of bad nature, like ginger hair or a hunchback."
-Seriously, I love a good quote about the evils of red hair.