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Flashcards in Marriage Deck (15):
1

Mr Darcy
Marriage

(Interferes with Bingley’s relationship, proves he believes people should marry for love.)

2

Elizabeth
Marriage

‘You could not make me happy, and I am convinced that I am the last woman in the world who could make you so’

3

Mr Bingley
Marriage

‘Bingley preferred your elder sister to any other young woman in the country.’

4

Mr Bennet
Marriage

‘Her father had married a woman whose weak understanding and illiberal mind had very early in the marriage put an end to all real affection for her.’

5

Mr Collins
Marriage

‘My reasons for marrying are (...) it will add very greatly to my happiness.’

6

Mr Wickham
Marriage

‘Wickham still cherished the hope of more effectually making his fortune by marriage in some other country.’

7

Miss Darcy
Marriage

‘Her relations all wish the connection as much as his own’

8

Jane
Marriage

‘Oh Lizzy! Do anything rather that marry without affection’

9

Lydia
Marriage

‘What a good joke it will be! I can hardly write for laughing.’

10

Charlotte Lucas
Marriage

‘Happiness in marriage is entirely a matter of chance’

11

Mary
Marriage

‘Loss of virtue in a female is irretrievable’

12

Caroline Bingley
Marriage

‘The perpetual commendations of the lady’

13

Mrs Bennet
Marriage

‘If I can but see one of my daughters happily settled at Netherfield (...) I shall have nothing to wish for.’

14

Mrs Gardiner
Marriage

‘He wants nothing but a little more liveliness and that, if he marry prudently, his wife may teach him’

15

Mr Gardiner
Marriage

‘The warmest gratitude towards the person who, by bringing her into Derbyshire, had been the means of uniting them’