As the charming Crawfords mix in with the Bertrams, Edmund's apparent infatuation with Mary Crawford (which Mary can't equally return once she hears of his interest in becoming a clergyman) and Maria's callous disregard of her fiancé, Mr. Rushmore, at the site of a locked gate (compounded by her wandering interest in Henry Crawford) disturbs Fanny. Written by
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[of turning Henry's thoughts toward marriage
Mary, how SHALL we manage him?
We must leave him to himself. Talking does no good. He will be taken in at last.
Oh, I wouldn't have him taken in. I wouldn't have him duped.
Oh, let him stand his chance and be taken in. It will do just as well. Everybody is.
There is a Lady Sweet and Kind
By Thomas Ford
Performed by Samantha Bond
, Jonathan Stephens
, Liz Crowther
, Jackie Smith-Wood
and Robert Burbage
[Maria, Julia, Mr. Rushworth, Mary Crawford and Henry Crawford sing a glee at Mansfield Park] See more