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" I am not now to learn," replied Mr. Collins, with a formal wave of the hand, " that it is usual with young ladies to reject the addresses of the man whom they secretly mean to accept, when he first applies for their favor ; and that sometimes the refusal... "
Pride and Prejudice - Page 112
by Jane Austen - 1918 - 401 pages
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine

England - 1859
...what is usual with young ladies, who reject the addresses of the man they secretly mean to accept, " I am therefore by no means discouraged by what you...said, and shall hope to lead you to the altar ere long ;" — this scene, ludicrous as it is throughout, receives its exquisite flavour from what has gone...
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 86

1859
...the addresses of the man they secretly mean to accept, " I am therefore hy no means discouraged hy what you have just said, and shall hope to lead you to the altar ere loug ;" — this scene, ludicrous as it is throughout, receives its exquisite flavour from what has...
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The Novels of Jane Austen: Pride and prejudice

Jane Austen - English fiction - 1892
...the addresses of the man whom they secretly mean to accept, when he first applies for their favour ; and that sometimes the refusal is repeated a second...assure you that I am not one of those young ladies \ " Were it certain that Lady Catherine would think so," said Mr Collins very gravely—" but I cannot...
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Studies in Mediæval Life and Literature

Edward Tompkins McLaughlin - Literary Criticism - 1894 - 188 pages
...notion of the significance in a rejection, held by well-bred gentlemen six centuries earlier : " ' I am not now to learn,' replied Mr. Collins, with...and shall hope to lead you to the altar ere long.' " But these exercises, as was suggested, were not usually directed toward the altar. A characteristic...
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Studies in Mediæval Life and Literature

Edward Tompkins McLaughlin - Literary Criticism - 1894 - 188 pages
...notion of the significance in a rejection, held by well-bred gentlemen six centuries earlier : " ' I am not now to learn,' replied Mr. Collins, with...and shall hope to lead you to the altar ere long.' " But these exercises, as was suggested, were not usually directed toward the altar. A characteristic...
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The Novels of Jane Austen ...

Jane Austen - 1895
...the addresses of the man whom they secretly mean to accept, when he first applies for their favour ; and that sometimes the refusal is repeated a second...and shall hope to lead you to the altar ere long." (if such young ladies there are) who are so daring as to risk their happiness on the chance of being...
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Duologues and Scenes from the Novels of Jane Austen

Jane Austen, Rosina Filippi - 1895 - 139 pages
...the addresses of the man whom they secretly mean to accept, when he first applies for their favour ; and that sometimes the refusal is repeated a second...and shall hope to lead you to the altar ere long. Elizabeth. Upon my word, sir, your hope is rather an extraordinary one after my declaration. I do assure...
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The universal anthology: a collection of the best literature, ancient ...

Richard Garnett, Léon Vallée, Alois Brandl - History - 1899
...cents, which will not be yours till after your mother's decease, is all that you may ever be entitled to. On that head, therefore, I shall be uniformly...just said, and shall hope to lead you to the altar erelong." " Upon my word, sir," cried Elizabeth, " your hope is rather an extraordinary one after my...
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the universal anthology

richard garnett - 1899
...cents, which will not be yours till after your mother's decease, is all that you may ever be entitled to. On that head, therefore, I shall be uniformly...just said, and shall hope to lead you to the altar erelong." refusal. You could not make me happy, and I am convinced that I am the last woman in the...
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The World's Great Masterpieces: History, Biography, Science ..., Volume 2

Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Richard Stockton, Nathan Haskell Dole, Julian Hawthorne, Caroline Ticknor - Literature - 1901
...reproach shall ever pass my lips when we are married." It was absolutely necessary to interrupt him now. Accept my thanks for the compliment you are paying...just said, and shall hope to lead you to the altar erelong." " Upon my word, sir," cried Elizabeth, " your hope is rather an extraordinary one after my...
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