Plain Jane: “I must endeavor to subdue my mind to my fortune. I must learn to brook being happier than I deserve.”
-Jane Austen in Persuasion
I had the absolute best weekend celebrating Thanksgiving, my birthday, and the beginning of the Christmas season. It’s rather difficult to find myself back at a typical Monday after so much fun but Jane says “I must learn to brook being happier than I deserve,” and so I shall, very happily.