Dialectal Journals.docx - Faith Vigil 7th 19 February 2018 Vigil 1 Dialectal Journals 1 It is truth universally acknowledged that a single man in

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Faith Vigil Vigil 1 7 th 19 February 2018 Dialectal Journals 1. “It is truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife.” (5) Irony, in this particular statement made by Mrs. Bennet she is referring to the man seeking the women when in this time period it was opposite, the women would seek the man. Mrs. Bennet herself was trying to seek a man for all five of her daughters. 2. “The evening altogether passes off pleasantly to the whole family. Mrs. Bennet had seen her eldest daughter much admired by Netherfield party. Mr. Bingley had danced with her twice… Jane was much gratified by this as her mother could be, though in a quieter way… Mary has heard herself mentioned to Miss Bingley at the most accomplished girl in the neighbourhood… They returned, therefore in good spirits to Longbourn… and of which they were the principal inhabitants.” (14) Imagery, the entire quote is an overview of the ball and everyone's perception of it. Mrs.
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