“We have all a better guide in ourselves, if we would attend to it, than any other person can be.”

Fanny Price, Mansfield Park


“How quick come the reasons for approving what we like.”


“Run mad as often as you choose, but do not faint.”

Sophia, Love and Friendship

“I suppose there may be a hundred different ways of being in love.”

Emma Woodhouse, Emma


“The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel must be intolerably stupid.”

Henry Tilney, Northanger Abbey

“I could easily forgive his pride, if he had not mortified mine.” 

Elizabeth Bennet on Mr Darcy, Pride and Prejudice

“I wish, as well as everybody else, to be perfectly happy; but like everybody else, it must be in my own way.”

Elinor Dashwood, Sense and Sensibility

Directions to St. Mary’s

From the North:
Take I-295 S for 17.8 miles
Take Exit 10 (US-1/Falmouth/ME-9/Bucknam Rd), go 0.4 miles Keep left to take the ramp toward Falmouth
Turn left onto Bucknam Rd
Turn right onto US-1 S
Turn left onto Depot Rd
Turn right onto ME-88 S/ Foreside Rd
St. Mary’s is on the left
Your destination is 0.1 miles past Waites Landing Rd. If you reachColonial Village, you’ve gone about 0.2 miles too far.

From the South:
Take I-295 N toward Falmouth
Merge onto US-1 N via Exit 9 toward Falmouth Foreside – go 2 miles Turn slight right onto Foreside Rd/ME-88
St. Mary’s is on the right
Your destination is 0.2 miles past Colonial Village. If you reachWaites Landing Rd., you’ve gone about 0.1 miles too far.