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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And now the mother! Are we to be invaded by every Bennet in the country? Oh, too much to be borne.
[the door opens and Mrs. Bennet, Lizzy, Kitty and Lydia enter
Mrs. Bennet, you are very welcome.
[He and Darcy bow
I hope you do not find Miss Bennet worse than you expected.
Indeed I do, sir. She is very ill indeed, and suffers a vast deal...
[Lizzy looks down, mortified; Bingley looks worried
...though with the greatest patience in the world, for she has the sweetest temper, Mr. ...
Referenced in Lost in Austen: Episode #1.1
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