Two rich, eligible and handsome young bachelors gallop into Hertfordshire and the lives of every hopeful young maiden and her ambitious mama in the neighborhood. Mr Bingley has bought Netherton Park and has brought his sisters and friend, Mr Darcy, with him. To Mrs Bennet at Longbourn House, they are the answer to her prayers. She has five daughters to marry, and their dowries are not large. Written by
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Sir William Lucas
[to Elizabeth as she's trying to pass
Oh, Miss Eliza, why are you not dancing? - Mr. Darcy, allow me to present this young lady to you as a very desirable partner. You cannot refuse to dance, I am sure, when so much beauty is before you.
Indeed, Sir, I have not the least intention of dancing. Please don't suppose that I moved this way in order to beg for a partner.
I would be very happy if you'd do me the honour of dancing with me, Miss Bennet.
Thank you, but excuse me... - I am... not inclined...
Referenced in Lost in Austen: Episode #1.1
A Trip to Highgate
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