Less than three days after Mr Collins' proposal to her, Elizabeth is shocked to discover that he has been accepted by her best friend, Charlotte Lucas. Elizabeth cannot believe Charlotte can demean herself so, but her friend tells her that she cannot afford to be choosy and Mr Collins is a good catch. The marriage is to be soon, but Charlotte begs her to visit them at Hunsford Parsonage in March. Written by
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Throughout the scene in which Darcy proposes to Lizzy in the Parsonage at Hunsford, the clock on the mantelpiece shows 17 minutes past 6. See more
Who's that girl dancing with Mr. Wickham?
Her name is Mary King.
She's come to stay with her uncle in Meryton.
She's not very pretty, is she?
Beauty is not the only virtue, Maria. She has just inherited a fortune of ten thousand pounds, I understand.
Now *that* is a definite virtue.
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen
Performed by Lucy Briers
and Lucy Davis See more