DNF at 27%… just didnt connect at all with this story. So sad.
I didn't find the MCs atttractive. I could care less who cursed who. I didnt like the modern dialog in a supposedly historical england, with trains?
I love birds, but could care less about magpies.
When i start making vocab lists, that usually means I'm bored.
Oleanginous - distastefully complimentary
Obsequious - excessively attentive
Frontispiece - an illustration facing the title page