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What is the metamorphosis that Mr.Darcy's character goes through?

 

dareen t #235031
Mar 06, 2012 8:33 AM

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What is the metamorphosis that Mr.Darcy's character goes through?

After Mr.Darcy realizes that he loves Elizabeth he goes through a metamorphosis (change/maturation) how and where is that depicted in the story?
How and after what specific event does Elizabeth respond to this change?

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Aslan
Mar 06, 2012 9:33 AM

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In the beginning, Mr. Darcy was regarded as too prideful for the majority of the characters depicted in Pride & Prejudice. In the end, after completely shedding his pride, Darcy falls deeply in love with Elizabeth. His shedding of his pride proves him to be a dynamic character. Given the multiple dancing scenes in the text, one can look at his changing behavior (during these scenes) as being the beginning of his metamorphosis. For me, I believe his change to be permanent--his love for Elizabeth does change him.

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