It was enjoyable because it was so faithful to the most popular version of the story and instructive about how people conducted their lives after WW1 in England.
Joely Richardson is a new actress for me and I find her convincing as Connie.
And there was something so mute and forlorn in her, compassion flamed in his bowels for her.
Without knowing, he came quickly towards her and crouched beside her again, taking the chick from her hands, because she was afraid of the hen, and putting it back in the coop.
The keeper, squatting beside her, was also watching with an amused face the bold little bird in her hands. And he stood up, and stood away, moving to the other coop.
For suddenly he was aware of the old flame shooting and leaping up in his loins, that he had hoped was quiescent for ever. But it leapt, and leapt downwards, circling in his knees. She was kneeling and holding her two hands slowly forward, blindly, so that the chicken should run in to the mother-hen again.
She reads her aunt's diary and finds out (and graphically imagines) how she was taught in the ways of love by her gardener in 1901 at ... After a crippling injury leaves her husband impotent, Lady Chatterly is torn between her love for her husband and her physical desires. See full summary » In 1913 Connie Reid marries wealthy Nottingham colliery owner Sir Clifford Chatterley but he returns from the Great War disabled and in a wheelchair. See full summary » Cynthia inherits her aunt's large estate and moves in.During his absences she tries to amuse herself with gardener Thomas, but always gets interrupted by new visitors. See full summary » An Italian film adaptation of D. When they move to his family's estate, Constance (Connie) meets their tough-yet-quiet groundskeeper, Oliver Mellors.The hand stroked her face softly, softly, with infinite soothing and assurance, and at last there was the soft touch of a kiss on her cheek.She lay quite still, in a sort of sleep, in a sort of dream.