« We have taken such a very serpentine course ; and the wood itself must be half a mile long in a straight line, for we have never seen the end of it yet, since we left the first great path. »
    (Mary Crawford in Mansfield Park by Jane Austen, 1814)

« We have taken such a very serpentine course ; and the wood itself must be half a mile long in a straight line, for we have never seen the end of it yet, since we left the first great path. »

(Mary Crawford in Mansfield Park by Jane Austen, 1814)