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Chapter 34

When they were gone, Jonathan, as if intending to exasperate himself as much as possible against Miss Darcy, chose for his employment the examination of all the letters which Luke had written to him since his being in Kent. 2,069 more words

Jane Austen

Book Review: Mrs. Bennet Has Her Say

“Mrs. Bennet Has Her Say” by Jane Juska

I gravitate to all things inspired by Jane Austen, and I admit to being a bit hesitant to pick up a book that focused on the irritating Mrs. 541 more words

Jane Austen

Chapter 33

More than once did Jonathan, in his ramble within the park, unexpectedly meet Miss Darcy. He felt all the perverseness of the mischance that should bring her where no one else was brought, and, to prevent its ever happening again, took care to inform her at first that it was a favourite haunt of his. 1,811 more words

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Chapter 32

Jonathan was sitting by himself the next morning, and writing to Luke while Mr. Collins and Matthew were gone on business into the village, when he was startled by a ring at the door, the certain signal of a visitor. 1,467 more words

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Friday Frippery...

Darcy by any other name…

MarinaSofia this week upped the reviewing ante by producing a poem in lieu of a book review. Now, she has an unfair advantage by virtue of the fact that she is a poet, but nonetheless I feel the gauntlet has been thrown down. 181 more words

Book Review

Chapter 31

Colonel Fitzwilliam’s manners were very much admired at the Parsonage, and the gentlemen all felt that she must add considerably to the pleasures of their engagements at Rosings. 1,525 more words

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Chapter 30

Lady Anne stayed only a week at Hunsford, but her visit was long enough to convince her of her son’s being most comfortably settled, and of his possessing such a wife and such a neighbour as were not often met with. 1,191 more words

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