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“Married life has its ups and downs, of course. You mustn’t expect that everything will always go smoothly. But I can assure you, Anne, that it’s a happy life, when you’re married to the right man.” – Diana Barry, Anne’s House of Dreams
Here are three amusing and beautiful excerpts from Anne’s House of Dreams during the days leading up to Anne Shirley’s wedding to Gilbert Blythe.
John Ruskin, a famous social thinker of the 19th century, once said that if a person told him what they liked, he could tell them what they were. Twenty years after Ruskin’s death his words still lived on in the mind of Anne of Green Gables author L.M. Montgomery. One cold winter day in 1920, she sat down to record all the things she liked in her life and see whether her preferences amounted to a single description of what she is. This is what she wrote: