The Manual - Epictetus - A Short Summary and Review

Agnes Grey - Anne Brontë - A Short Summary & Review

A short summary of  the book Agnes Grey:

The life and times of an English governess.

My favorite Anne Brontë quote from the book:

“The human heart is like India rubber; a little swells it, but a great deal will not burst it.”

Questions to ponder while reading the book:

Are all parents blind?

Why would anyone want to be a governess?

My review of Agnes Grey:

Another lazy day read.


I think the governess is in the worst position in the world.


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