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I'm participating in my first meme, to come up with ten things I love (like) starting with a letter chosen
by [livejournal.com profile] everytimeyougo

The letter chosen for me is R.  This was more difficult than I thought...

1. Romance novels (historical, paranormal, fantasy etc.) I'm a sucker for them (well written of course), been reading them since I was a teenager.

2. Renaissance; A fascinating period in history.

3. R rated movies, cause they're usually more fun.

4. Red meat (I am so not a vegetarian/vegan).

5. Roses (especially lavendar and tea roses).

6. Rakes and rogues

7. Respect

8. Rainy days (not for days on end, but every so often).

9. Raven hair

10. Reading

Date: 2009-02-11 02:40 am (UTC)
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From: [identity profile] wanderingsmith.livejournal.com
since you included rakes, I just *had* to cheer!! No letter please ;)

Date: 2009-02-11 03:27 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] autumnfairytale.livejournal.com
Gotta love those rakes! ;)

Date: 2009-02-11 03:13 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] everytimeyougo.livejournal.com
I'm with you on 5, 6 (!), 7, 10 and some varieties of 1. And not at all with you on 4, as I actually am a vegetarian!

Date: 2009-02-11 03:29 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] autumnfairytale.livejournal.com
Ideally, I would love to be a vegetarian. I'm just not sure if I could give up a good steak or cheeseburger. :) I'm weak.

Date: 2009-02-11 04:11 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] naika7.livejournal.com
Rainy days...sometimes you feel so cozy at home when it's so nasty outside :)

With you on number 1! Do you like period dramas?

Date: 2009-02-11 04:20 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] autumnfairytale.livejournal.com
With you on number 1! Do you like period dramas?

I love period dramas! So far my favorite is Pride and Prejudice (the Colin Firth version). :)

Date: 2009-02-11 04:52 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] naika7.livejournal.com
I love that version, I am also a big fan of North and South by Elizabeth Gaskell. I think I've seen every adaptation of period drama out there. Have you seen the new Wuthering Heghts?

Date: 2009-02-11 04:59 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] autumnfairytale.livejournal.com
Have you seen the new Wuthering Heights?

I haven't been able to see it. I think I might be able to watch it online though. Recently I've become sort of obsessed with Wuthering Heights because of Kate Bush's song of the same title, lol. It's so eerily beautiful I can't stop listening to it.

Date: 2009-02-11 05:09 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] naika7.livejournal.com
I just watched the video to the song. It's awesome! I couldn't understand a lot of the words though, does she sing about the actual novel?

Let me know if you find somewhere to watch it online, I wasn't able to find a download link yet.

Date: 2009-02-11 05:34 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] autumnfairytale.livejournal.com
Kate is singing as the ghost of Cathy in the song and how she's going back to Wuthering Heights and Heathcliff. Here are the lyrics.

Wuthering Heights lyrics

Someone on Youtube uploaded Wuthering Heights, although I don't know if it's the whole thing. Here's the link:

Wuthering Heights

It used to be available at the PBS site, but it is no longer available due to rights restrictions. :(

Date: 2009-02-11 06:16 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] naika7.livejournal.com
Thank you,

Yeah, I don't think YT has the first episode.


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