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April 29, 2006


Filed under: Agnes Grey,BBC,Media,Radio,Uncategorized — by bronteana @ 10:17 am

Agnes Grey on BBC Radio 7

Thanks to Christina for this find! A dramatisation of Anne Brontë's Agnes Grey can be listed to from the BBC's webplayer, here.

Does anyone else find their synopsis rather odd?

Agnes Grey dismays her family when she decides to earn her own living as a governess. Will her trials lead to true love?

Because we all know that one of the likely outcomes of becoming a governess is to find true love…


1 Comment »

  1. The last line almost make it seem like one must suffer greatly (like a governess) in order to find love 😡

    Comment by mysticgypsy — April 29, 2006 @ 7:24 pm |Reply

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