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5 Iconic Fictional Romances (That Probably Won't Last)

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Jane Eyre and Mr. Rochester from 'Jane Eyre'

It’s a miracle these two even got together in the first place. (Finding out he keeps his crazy wife locked in the attic is the point most women would have washed their hands of this business.)

But I’d say their relationship isn’t long for this world mostly because Mr. Rochester probably isn’t long for this world. There’s a twenty-year age difference between the two of them (Jane was 18 when they met, and Mr. Rochester was 37), and the life expectancy in those days was like 45. I’m just playing the odds on this one.

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Tags: harry potter, shakespeare, books we love, the great gatsby, jane eyre, the odyssey, jk rowling, characters we love, beauty and the beast, much ado about nothing, hp, literary romance, fictional romances, love conquers all (or does it?)

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