Around chapter 2-3
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I believe that this is in chapter 4. Mrs. Joe is putting on a dinner any trying very hard to put on manners to impress her guests. Mr. Wopsle begins a rather bizarre sermon on how Pip should be glad he is not a pig. The subtext of this is that Pip is a burden on his sister. Mrs. Joe seems happy to compliment Mr. Wopsle's comments. That is when Pip laments that there is no point in defending himself against their sense of "reason".