Anne and Gilbert from "Anne of Green Gables" by Lucy Maud Montgomery! Not only did I want to be her and find my Gilbert, I also wanted to replicate their family and name my eight children the same names as theirs. (This was when I was 11 years old. I'll stick with two children now, thanks.)
— Nicole Renae Steeves, Chicago
Biddy and Joe from "Great Expectations" by Charles Dickens. They are my favorite couple in all of literature because they're both such good people despite their difficult lives. They so deserve the happiness they find in each other.
— Genevieve Lee, Chicago
Scarlett and Rhett from Margaret Mitchell's "Gone With the Wind," of course.
— Dianne Marsella
Elizabeth and Darcy from "Pride and Prejudice" by Jane Austen.
— Christine Uliassi, Park Ridge
Hermione and Ron from the "Harry Potter" series byJ.K. Rowling.
— Kathy Schueler Garneau
Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes from Laurie R. King's "Mary Russell" series.
— Deborah DeManno
Bridget Jones and Darcy from "Bridget Jones's Diary" by Helen Fielding and their predecessors Elizabeth Bennet and Mr. Darcy from Austen's "Pride and Prejudice."
— Ann Maller, Princeton
Heathcliff and Catherine from "Wuthering Heights" by Emily Brontë.
— Grace Hanel, South Bend, Ind.
Next week's question
Where is your favorite place to read in the Chicago area?
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