Archive for December 17th, 2010

Death Before Dishonor


Back in 19th century England, gentlemen treated ladies with courtesy and respect. And with good reason. As the following first encounter between Fitzwilliam Darcy and Elizabeth Bennet demonstrates, a lapse in manners can have some, shall we say, potentially unfortunate consequences.

The Klingons have a name for this: foreplay.

This lesson in Regency era etiquette taken from the pages of Pride and Prejudice and Zombies: The Graphic Novel (May 4, 2010) by Jane Austen, Seth Grahame-Smith, Tony Lee, and Cliff Richards.

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