Classic Literary Characters Living in the Modern World: Read Jane Eyre Gets Real,  a Novel by Annabelle Troy, available on Amazon!

Very Victorian #Work from Home Problems


As the #corona virus lock-down continues,  characters in the novel Jane Eyre Gets Real by Annabelle Troy remind you that #quarantine was no cinch for Victorians either. Here they recount some common frustrations from the past, when scarlet fever, measles or cholera forced men to stay at home–remember, women were always there anyway:

You’ve Raided the Pantry More than the Mice

Hello Peter Rabbit and a beautiful spring to you all! – McMurtry ...

You’ve Worn the Same Waistcoat Three Days in a Row

Men's Victorian Costume and Clothing Guide | Victorian costume ...

 

You Miss the Conviviality of Eating Eel Pie in Company

London Food History: Eel, Pie And Mash Shops | Londonist

Only Date You’ve Had in Months is With a Postcard

126 Best La Belle Époque [photos] images | Vintage photos, Vintage ...

This is Your #Netflix

Magic lantern - Wikipedia

 

 

 

6 replies to “Very Victorian #Work from Home Problems

  1. Hi, I’ve always thought I could live in this era. I would definitely have to be a member of the Ton and live in a Downton Abby type house though. Also, no eel pie! Eeew!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this:
close-alt close collapse comment ellipsis expand gallery heart lock menu next pinned previous reply search share star