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62 | Favourite Romantic Couples in Fiction

62 | Favourite Romantic Couples in Fiction


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Episode Summary

Love is in the air in today's Tea & Tattle episode, as Sophie and I are discussing our favourite romantic couples in fiction. Which partners in crime do we like best, who steals the spot for all time favourite couple, and what love affairs have we wept over most? We answer all these questions and more in our chat, and we hope this episode gets you in the mood for Valentine's Day tomorrow!

Listen to learn our favourite literary couples.

Episode Breakdown

  • 01:06 - Jump for Joys!
  • 03:19 - From Our Listeners. 
  • 06:51 - Miranda introduces the main discussion.
  • 07:21 - All Time Favourite Couple. 
  • 10:18 - Forbidden Love. 
  • 12:19 - Partners in Crime.
  • 15:21 - Tragic Love.
  • 17:55 - Young Love.
  • 20:21 - Old Love.
  • 22:35 - Unrequited Love.
  • 24:17 - Guilty Favourite.
  • 27:56 - Culture Corner. 

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You pierce my soul.

 - Jane Austen, Persuasion

Your Thoughts

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Who are your favourite romantic couples in literature?

Next Time...

I'm in conversation with the writer Imogen Hermes Gowar about her dazzling debut novel, The Mermaid and Mrs Hancock. Remember, our mini Tea Reads episodes air every Friday too!

Happy Listening! 

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