Friday, September 4 @ 10am
Persuasion, Jane Austen’s final work, centers around Anne Elliot and her thwarted romance with Captain Frederick Wentworth. At the age of 19, when Anne falls in love with the Captain, he is deemed an unfit match. After breaking off the engagement, Anne spends the next eight years filled with a deep and long-lasting regret. When she and Captain Wentworth meet again, his circumstances have changed and he is now considered quite a “catch." Does Wentworth still love Anne and will they find a way to be together? Read with us and find out! New members are always welcome.