How does Lady Catherine de Bourgh's visit to Elizabeth end up backfiring?
Elizabeth's refusal to give Lady Catherine the assurance that she will not marry Darcy is what wants ends up giving Darcy hope that Elizabeth might have feelings for him. He travels to see her, and they end up engaged. Were it not for the Lady's attempts to thwart the match, Darcy may not have tried again.
Mr. Bennet states that Jane and Bingley are suited to each other in temperament. What about the two characters makes them compatible?
Both characters are good-natured and easygoing, continually striving to see the best in others. They are also both passive characters,...
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