By Enid Wilson
In Jane Austen's delight and Prejudice, Fitzwilliam Darcy learns of the debacle related to Elizabeth Bennet's sister a number of months after he was once rejected via Elizabeth, and volunteers to aid locate her sister, of his personal accord. yet what if leave out Elizabeth had asked Mr. Darcy's reduction in precisely a couple of days after the disastrous notion at Hunsford, and he used to be nonetheless very offended together with her refusal? What if he made up our minds to be ungentlemanly, and demanded a truly specific gift from her in alternate for his guidance? This steamy, humorous delight and Prejudice what-if brief tale explores that situation with wit, emotion and fascinating plot twists that take this perennial favourite to a different course. caution: This name comprises specific grownup content material, a hide, a homicide and a curse.
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He shows a sense of determination and decisiveness that is not present in Mr. Bingley. Just look at the number of people who work for him in his townhouse. As a brother, a landlord, a master, he could bestow much pleasure or pain. He could have done much good or evil. And yet, when I sat next to the coachmen and listened to their conversations, they were a content and sensible lot, much happier than the servants at Netherfield, under Mr. or Miss Bingley’s patronage. Although the coachmen did not commend their master in front of me, their levelheaded and cheerful outlook on life speaks volumes about their sense of loyalty in serving the Darcy family, and about the character of the master himself.
She looked at him directly. He seemed to be scorched by her intense gaze and turned his head slightly away. She replied calmly, “Love is all about making the other person happy. ” He wanted to cling to her pleasing lips but he could not pretend anymore; whatever the risk, he felt that he must be honest with her or die. “Oh, Elizabeth! I loved you in the past, I love you now, and I will always love you! My wish is to make you the happiest woman in the world. I would never demean you by expecting you to be my mistress.
Is he coming to see me? Of course, she was not thinking of Mr. Bingley, but of his friend, Mr. Darcy. After two weeks of endless waiting, finally a horse was heard one morning approaching Longbourn. It was Mr. Bingley…but, to her extreme disappointment, he arrived for a visit alone. She fought back tears at having her expectations raised only to be brought back crashing down again in such disappointment. If she had not been so curious to gain some intelligence about his friend, Elizabeth would have fled the room to privately express her distress.