Pride and Prejudice

What about the substance of the letter does Mr. Bennet find particularly absurd?

Chapter 57 page 262-263

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In the letter Mr. Collins warns Mr. Bennet that Elizabeth's engagement to Mr. Darcy is not looked kindly upon by Lady Catherine. Apparently this could cause problems for her. Mr. Bennet thinks this is ridiculous.