The Aeronauts: James Glaisher [INTJ]

Functional Order: Ni-Te-Fi-Se Perceiving Functional Axis: Introverted Intuition (Ni) / Extroverted Sensing (Se) When James approaches other balloonists with his desire to use a hot air balloon to chart weather conditions, they accuse him of being a “theorist with no practical knowledge of the air.” Amelia is the only one willing to take him. All … Continue reading The Aeronauts: James Glaisher [INTJ]

The Aeronauts: Amelia Wren [ESFP]

Functional Order: Se-Fi-Te-Ni Perceiving Functional Axis: Extroverted Sensing (Se) / Introverted Intuition (Ni) Amelia is highly aware of what is happening around her in the balloon, far more sensitive to temperature drops, observant of the change in the snow, and aware of how much their bodies can handle than James. She is also quicker to … Continue reading The Aeronauts: Amelia Wren [ESFP]

Sense and Sensibility: Elinor Dashwood [ISTJ]

Functional Order: Si-Te-Fi-Ne Perceiving Functional Axis: Introverted Sensing (Si) / Extroverted Intuition (Ne) Elinor has a great awareness of how the world works, and how to accomplish things within it (she reminds Margaret that girls cannot inherit, that their brother does in fact own the house, that they must rely on good marriages to make … Continue reading Sense and Sensibility: Elinor Dashwood [ISTJ]

Sense and Sensibility: Edward Ferrars [ISFJ]

Functional Order: Si-Fe-Ti-Ne Perceiving Functional Axis: Introverted Sensing (Si) / Extroverted Intuition (Ne) Edward carries the weight of responsibility and “duty” strongly on his shoulders. He is well aware of convention and tries to stay within it, even to the extent of his own increasing unhappiness. He respects others’ need for constancy and seeks it … Continue reading Sense and Sensibility: Edward Ferrars [ISFJ]

Sense and Sensibility: Marianne Dashwood [INFP]

Functional Order: Fi-Ne-Si-Te Judging Functional Axis: Introverted Feeling (Fi) / Extroverted Thinking (Te) Marianne asserts many times that she does not care for the opinions of those she dislikes, but would hate to disappoint Elinor the most. Marianne cannot fake any emotion that is not genuine, so her moods are displayed in her actions. She … Continue reading Sense and Sensibility: Marianne Dashwood [INFP]

Sense and Sensibility: Colonel Brandon [ISTJ]

Functional Order: Si-Te-Fi-Ne Perceiving Functional Axis: Introverted Sensing (Si) / Extroverted Intuition (Ne) Colonel Brandon has pined for his lost first love for many years, and the similarities between her and Marianne strike him at once – their innocence, their idealism, their love for life. She transports him back to the life that evaded him, … Continue reading Sense and Sensibility: Colonel Brandon [ISTJ]

Sense and Sensibility: John Willoughby [ESTP]

Functional Order: Se-Ti-Fe-Ni Perceiving Functional Axis: Extroverted Sensing (Se) / Introverted Intuition (Ni) Willoughby is a hands-on opportunist, who “wastes no time” finding the prettiest girl in the district and zeroing in on her as a suitable companion for fun. He loves high-living and enjoyment, complaining when Brandon postpones the picnic and blaming him for … Continue reading Sense and Sensibility: John Willoughby [ESTP]

Eat Pray Love: Elizabeth Gilbert [ENFP]

Functional Order: Ne-Fi-Te-Si Perceiving Functional Axis: Extroverted Intuition (Ne) / Introverted Sensing (Si) Liz is a prolific writer who wants to change the world with her words. She has become bored in her marriage and nondescript life, and only comes alive when she tours the world. But she takes such an abstract interest in self-betterment, … Continue reading Eat Pray Love: Elizabeth Gilbert [ENFP]