Lizzy And Mr. Guilty In Jane Austen's Pride And Prejudice

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Elizabeth replied to Mr. Darcy, “From the very beginning, from the very first moment I may almost say, of my aquaintqance with you, your manners impressing me with the fullest belief of your arrogance, your conceit, and your selfish disdain of the feelings of others… and I had not known you amonth before I felt that you were the last man in the world whom I could ever be prevailed on to marry” (188). In the novel Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen, is set back in the 1800s in the main town of Longbourn, England, where a young man, Mr. Bingley, moves into the Netherfield estate. This creates a commotion in the Bennets’ home because he is wealthy and single. Mr. Darcy tags along with Mr. Bingley and is titled the most arrogant man a few sentences in from his introduction. The rest of the book is a series of feminist actions, rejections, laughter, betrayal, pride, prejudice,…show more content…
From the very beginning, Elizabeth Bennet (Lizzy) is opposed of Mr. Darcy because she believes they contrast. Despite Lizzy and Mr. Darcy’s beleifs about the other, they are more alike then they realize. Throughout the novel Lizzy clearly presented herself as an individual that was quick to judge, but she wasn’t the only one of doing so. Miss Bingley, Mr. Bingley’s sister, has come forth in the second ball of the novel to address what she has heard from Lizzy’s sister. “ ‘...Let me recommend you, however, as a friend, not to give implicit confidence to all his assertions; for as Mr. Darcy’s using him ill, it is perfectly false; for, on the contrary, he has always been remarkably kind to him, though George Wickham has treated Mr. Darcy in a most infamous maner…’ “ (93). Miss Bingley wanted to address that Mr. Wickham is not all true to his words that he told Lizzy, and that Lizzy shouldn’t be quick to title Mr. Darcy as self-asorbed. In other words, Miss Bingley told Lizzy to hear both
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