• Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

Northanger Abbey Characters

Extracts from this document...

Introduction

Catherine Moorland Going to London Catherine Moorland was a transfer student from a small country school called Westbury High. She was now going to a boarding school in London because her parents were moving to New York. However, she was very lucky that her parents had a very good friend, Mrs Allen, she was also going to London, and they agreed that Mrs Allen, Mr Allen and Catherine would go together a month beforehand so that she could get used to living in the big city. Catherine was eager for her new adventure in a huge city she had never been to before. She marvelled of all the wonders that could happen in a big dangerous city reminding her to pack all her favourite books. Catherine was an unbelievable dreamer due to all the novels she read, The Mysteries of Udolpho being one of her favourite, thus eager for her turn in one of her extraordinary dreams. When they finally arrived in London in was dark and so therefore they had no time to view the city and there was no way that Mrs Allen would allow either herself or Catherine to not be seen in the height of fashion. ...read more.

Middle

She said realising who she was. She then turned to Catherine 'It seems we finally have an acquaintance in London.' Catherine smiled relieved that finally she would have time with somebody to spend. Later that day when they had arrived home, Catherine's brother was waiting for them. Catherine was overjoyed and immediately hugged her brother. 'James, you have come to visit me!' she said. James' face fell a small bit Catherine however, didn't notice. 'Yes, I was in London so I thought to come to see you. Oh yes, and here is my fried John, Thorpe' john smirked as he shook Catherine's hand and kissed it. Catherine blushed and yanked her hand back as soon as possible without seeming too rude. 'Hello, Miss Mooreland I have heard so much about you.' He smirked again and then added 'You must me my sister Isabella is dying to meet you.' So they set off once more to meet Isabella with her brother and John. When they finally met the Thorpe's Isabella immediately embraced Catherine into a huge hug saying, 'I'm sure we are going to be best friends' she smiled a massive smile at Catherine and then she greeted James and briefly smiled at her brother. ...read more.

Conclusion

'I am so sorry, there has been a mistake I never said that I would go with the Thorpe's and now I feel awful that I wasted your time' she rushed in one breath. 'There is no trouble we were just going go for lunch ourselves anyway.' Eleanor smiled. 'But Mr Thorpe said that you were going to go to Windsor.' Said Catherine confused. 'Why would he say that? We never said anything like that' Said Eleanor now confused as well. 'So he lied to me.' Catherine scowled 'No need to worry we go for lunch now.' Eleanor replied and then looked at Henry. 'Are you going to come?' she asked. 'I wouldn't miss it for the world, lunch with my sister how could I resist.' He replied joking. 'I am sorry about my brother's poor sense of humour.' She turned to Henry. 'So are you coming or not?' she said. 'Of course, but only if that is alright with Catherine?' he smiled a teasing smile. 'Uh...y- yes that's fine with me, oh and Cathy, please.' she stuttered blushing. 'Well there is nothing stopping me, let's go.' He put his arms around Eleanor and Catherine and started walking, and Catherine glowed with delight. ?? ?? ?? ?? Anna Coghlan ...read more.

The above preview is unformatted text

This student written piece of work is one of many that can be found in our GCSE Miscellaneous section.

Found what you're looking for?

  • Start learning 29% faster today
  • 150,000+ documents available
  • Just £6.99 a month

Not the one? Search for your essay title...
  • Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

See related essaysSee related essays

Related GCSE Miscellaneous essays

  1. James Joyce - Dubliners. Eveline and The Boarding House.

    passive, extremely paralysed character with little hope for the future as she cannot break free. Eveline has, in several ways, been taught paralysis. Primarily from the imprisonment of her gender, and the boundaries society places on women, but also from the relationships she has and has previously had.

  2. In its day

    There, there, mother, he said hastily. Sit down, and don't jump to conclusions" some what trying to calm her down and making it easier for the visitor to tell the problem "You've not brought bad news, I'm sure, sir and he eyed the other wistfully." this gives a feel that Mr White knows what the news

  1. Shakespeare Coursework - Henry

    and respect for those who have lost their life in the cause. Kenneth Branagh's version of the scene after the war is a more solemn and pessimistic view: as Henry makes his way across the battlefield, dead

  2. Am i next?

    The lights finally turned green, and as soon as I turned the bend going at 40mph the car beside me that had a drunken driver was speeding and he sped directly into a fruit stall. All you could see was apples ad plums splattered all over the floor.

  1. Our Day Out

    "He looks at the film and then up at the school. He pulls open the film and exposes it to the light, crumples it up and puts it into his pocket. " Section 4 Willy Russell uses visual metaphors to make us think a lot more deeply about the issues

  2. The Dress

    their mother, celebrating her fortieth birthday, but the atmosphere is not cheerful and festive, but heavy with emotion and silence. Flora takes advantage of the situation, the birthday and the fancy restaurant, aware that her sister will not say anything about the dress or make a scene in a public place at that particular day.

  1. The Ghost Downstairs Notes

    However in these circumstances he seemed to trust Mr Fishbane entirely, and knew that in due course the cheque would come. He was walking to work and was thinking that he would approach Mr Fishbane and ask him for the money, when he found himself in the middle of Lamb

  2. Who or what was to blame for the separation of catherine and heathcliff

    When Catherine and Heathcliff go to Thrushcross Grange, Catherine is bitten by a dog and they are both caught. When they are taken in, Heathcliff is treated to insults and then thrown out, whereas Catherine is made to stay and is looked after.

  • Over 160,000 pieces
    of student written work
  • Annotated by
    experienced teachers
  • Ideas and feedback to
    improve your own work