Someone else’s story

Jane Austen gave Anne Elliot the pen in Persuasion: “Men have had every advantage of us in telling their own story. Education has been theirs in so much higher a degree.”

My brain misread this, most likely on purpose, as:

Men have had every advantage of telling us in their own story.

Stories through someone else’s lens…it’s high time we told our own.

The pen is in our hands.

Published by WritesofPassage

Welcome to my blog about travel and humanity, where the two join hands to send a message: that we all want to say the same thing. The purpose of this blog is twofold: to give a crazy mind a canvas, and to touch somebody's truth.

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