He had suffered, and he had learned to think: two advantages that he had never known before; and the self-reproach arising from the deplorable event in Wimpole Street, to which he felt himself accessory by all the dangerous intimacy of his unjustifiable theatre, made an impression on his mind….
(Mansfield Park, Chapter 48 / Angel, Season 1, Episode 11)
a world of little odd things
“I am monstrous glad to see you — sorry I could not come before — beg your pardon — but I have been forced to look about me a little, and settle my matters; for it is a long while since I have been at home, and you know one has always a world of little odd things to do after one has been away for any time….”
(Sense and Sensibility, Chapter 26 / Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Season 2, Episode 22)
charles is out
Anne said what was proper, and enquired after her husband. “Oh! Charles is out shooting. I have not seen him since seven o’clock. He would go, though I told him how ill I was. He said he should not stay out long; but he has never come back, and now it is almost one.”
(Persuasion, Chapter 5 / Angel, Season 1, Episode 16)