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Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Robot Voice Audio of Pride & Prejudice

Over the past 15 years, now and again I've sampled several different audio versions of JA's novels; but I must confess that I heard one today that out-Austens all of them in the strangest way. 

I find I have an unforgivable weakness for this computer generated reading of three key scenes in Pride & Prejudice. It's all SOOOOO wrong that it comes all the way around to being right, in a comically absurd way that I bet it would have made Jane Austen laugh, too!

Darcy’s first proposal:

Lady Catherine & Elizabeth:

Elizabeth describing when she came to love Darcy:

 Tell me if you can listen to these while keeping your countenance!

Cheers, ARNIE
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