Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen - RP
Middle Aged (35-54)
British, England - Received Pronunciation (RP, BBC)
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the discussion of Mr Collins offer was now nearly at an end, and Elizabeth had only to suffer from the uncomfortable feelings, necessarily attending it and occasionally from some peevish illusion of her mother. As for the gentleman himself, his feelings were chiefly expressed not by embarrassment or dejection or by trying to avoid her, but by stiffness of manner and resentful silence. He scarcely ever spoke to her, and the assiduous attentions which he had been so sensible of himself, were transferred for the rest of the day. To Miss Lucas, who's civility in listening to him, was a seasonable relief to them all, and especially to her friend. The Morrow produced no abatement of Mrs Bennett's ill humour or ill health. Mr. Collins was also in the same state of angry pride. Elizabeth had hoped that his resentment might shorten his visit, but his plan did not appear in the least affected by it. He was always to have gone on Saturday and the Saturday he still meant to stay
Aristocrat, Mother, Narrator, Storyteller, Aloof, Amusing, Articulate, Classy, Engaging, Lyrical, Measured, Narrator, Posh, Sophisticated, British, England - Received Pronunciation (RP, BBC)