“a very strange stranger it must be, who does not see charms in the immediate environs of Lyme, to make him wish to know it better.”
Jane Austen, Persuasion
I was prompted to find the above quote after spending a few moments sitting on this bench ….
… next to this sign:
… in our local gardens,
looking at this view …
It made me think about the tradition of literary greats we have, who’ve written from, about, or inspired by the South West. More on those in future posts.