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By Janet Aylmer

Whilst Elizabeth Bennet first met Mr. Darcy, she came upon him proud, far-off, and rude—despite the opposite women' admiration of his property in Derbyshire and 10000 kilos a yr. yet what was once Mr. Darcy considering? Jane Austen's vintage delight and Prejudice has lengthy stood one of the such a lot cherished novels of all time. the tale of Elizabeth Bennet's blossoming romance with "haughty, reserved, and fastidious" Fitzwilliam Darcy has enchanted readers for almost centuries. but, Mr. Darcy has consistently remained an interesting enigma—his strategies, emotions, and motivations hidden in the back of a chilly, impenetrable external . . . earlier. With the maximum recognize for Austen's unique masterwork, writer Janet Aylmer loving retells delight and Prejudice from a daring new viewpoint: seeing occasions as they transpire in the course of the eyes of Darcy himself. one among world's nice love tales takes on breathtaking new existence, and one in all fiction's maximum romantic heroes turns into much more sympathetic, compelling, beautiful, and available, throughout the mind's eye and artistry of a very talented storyteller.

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Since, as usual, Darcy disdained to dance, he stood observing, in silent indignation at such a mode of passing the evening, to the exclusion of all conversation. He was thus occupied, so as to be unaware that his host had approached him, till Sir William began. “What a charming amusement for young people this is, Mr. Darcy! There is nothing like dancing after all. ” “Certainly, Sir; and it has the advantage also of being in vogue amongst the less polished societies of the world. ” Although Darcy had intended this comment to silence him, Sir William only smiled.

Mrs. Hurst thought the same, and added, “She has nothing, in short, to recommend her, but being an excellent walker. I shall never forget her appearance this morning. ” “She did indeed, Louisa. I could hardly keep my countenance. Very nonsensical to come at all! Why must she be scampering about the country, because her sister had a cold? ” “Your picture may be very exact, Louisa,” said Bingley; who had been listening to this conversation with little enthusiasm, “but this was all lost upon me. I thought Miss Elizabeth Bennet looked remarkably well when she came into the room this morning.

What does Mr. ” “That is a question which Mr. Darcy only can answer,” Miss Lucas replied, looking in his direction. He quickly turned away, in order that his interest should not be discovered, but not so far that he could not hear Miss Elizabeth Bennet’s reply. “But if he does it any more, I shall certainly let him know that I see what he is about. ” Darcy approached them more closely soon afterwards, ~ 31 ~ J A N E T AY L M E R though without any intention of speaking. However, Miss Elizabeth Bennet turned to him and said, “Did not you think, Mr.

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