But though this might be imaginary she could not be

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MichaelHart, the owner of the Project Gutenberg-tm trademark. But, though this might be imaginary, she could not be deceived as to his behaviour to Miss Darcy, who had been set up as a rival to Jane. The church _ought_ to have been my profession—I was brought up for the church, and I should at this time have been in possession of a most valuable living, had it pleased the gentleman we were speaking of just now. A regard for the requester would often make one readily yield to a request, without waiting for arguments to reason one into it. I do not know anybody who seems more to enjoy the power of doing what he likes than Mr. If his own vanity, however, did not mislead him, _he_ was the cause, his pride and caprice were the cause, of all that Jane had suffered, and still continued to suffer. Jane had already written a few lines to her sister to announce their safe arrival in London; and when she wrote again, Elizabeth hoped it would be in her power to say something of the Bingleys. It was a painful, but not an improbable, conjecture. Perhaps _she_ is full young to be much in company. But the attention of every lady was soon caught by a young man, whom they had never seen before, of most gentlemanlike appearance, walking with another officer on the other side of the way. ” “Had you then persuaded yourself that I should?” “Indeed I had. ” “But if you have got them to-day,” said Elizabeth, “my mother’s purpose will be answered. Bennet, who fancied she had gained a complete victory over him, continued her triumph. Collins’s addresses, by engaging them towards herself. Bennet, who had persuaded herself that her husband regarded the affair as she wished, was excessively disappointed. Collins was walking the whole morning within view of the lodges opening into Hunsford Lane, in order to have the earliest assurance of it, and after making his bow as the carriage turned into the Park, hurried home with the great intelligence. I hope she will turn out well. Collins received and returned these felicitations with equal pleasure, and then proceeded to relate the particulars of their interview, with the result of which he trusted he had every reason to be satisfied, since the refusal which his cousin had steadfastly given him would naturally flow from her bashful modesty and the genuine delicacy of her character. It distressed her a little, and she was quite glad to find herself at the gate in the pales opposite the Parsonage. I am joined with him in the guardianship of Miss Darcy. It has often led him to be liberal and generous, to give his money freely, to display hospitality, to assist his tenants, and relieve the poor. Bennet had many grievances to relate, and much to complain of. ” Elizabeth turned away to hide a smile. Darcy! My father’s opinion of me does me the greatest honour, and I should be miserable to forfeit it. Except for the limited right of replacement or refund set forthin paragraph 1. Oh! why is not everybody as happy?” Elizabeth’s congratulations were given with a sincerity, a warmth, a delight, which words could but poorly express. Wickham
passed all his youth there, you know.

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