Jane Austen's Persuasion
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...Persuasion The last of Jane Austen’s book published is Persuasion whose protagonist is AnneElliot. She is a mixture of Austen’s other books’ female leads. Anne appears to be a sweet, pleasant woman who is aware of her responsibilities. Her younger self is easily persuadable, she agrees to her family’s wishes on several accounts, not caring for her desires. It is later when she grows a backbone and realizes that she needs to stand up for what she believes in, what she wants. That she cannot always run her life based on others’ wishes. As a young girl, Anne is ‘an extremely pretty girl, with gentleness, modesty, taste, and feeling’ (Austen 20). She is naive...