How about that for a well-wishing phrase to fling into the world!  May you enjoy both affluence of life and certainty of flow, as the strong, fine, kind Diana does.   One of the most attractive characters in this book.

Shame about the brother, though he did, after all, save Jane’s life.


‘In her animal spirits there was an affluence of life and certainty of flow.’


Source: Charlotte Bronte, Jane Eyre (London: Bounty Books, 2012 (1847)), p. 458

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