We must meet reverses boldly and not suffer them to frighten us my dear. We must act the play out. We must live misfortune down!

Betsey Trotwood in Charles Dickens’ David Copperfield.

Maggie Smith (who plays Betsey T.) says this with such dauntless sparkle in the movie version I saw a bit of yesterday, I couldn’t keep the line to myself.



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  1. Hi!
    Thanks for stopping by my blog!
    I’m so glad you enjoy it!
    My email is up there in the link, if you’d like to email me 🙂
    Hanntale! (Thanks in Sindarin elvish)
    ~ Earwen

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