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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Someone had waxed the floor the night before filming the scene at Lucas Lodge where Lydia and Kitty start an impromptu dance, making it too slippery (and therefore dangerous) to dance on. After the crew tried a number of different chemicals to try and remove the wax, someone had the brilliant idea of pouring Coca Cola all over it. See more
And Mr. Darcy may improve on closer acquaintance.
You mean he'll be in a humour to give consequence to young ladies who are slighted by other men? "She is tolerable, I suppose, but she's not handsome enough to tempt me".
It was very wrong of him to say so.
Aye, a capital offence!
Referenced in Lost in Austen: Episode #1.1
The Harmonious Blacksmith
Composed by George Frideric Handel
[Mary plays on the Lucas' pianoforte] See more