... spirits soon rising to playfulness again, she wanted Mr. Darcy to account for his having ever fallen in love with her. "How could you begin?'' said she. "I can comprehend your going on charmingly, when you had once made a beginning; but what could set you off in the first place?'' "I cannot fix on the hour, or the spot, or the look, or the words, which laid the foundation. It is too long ago. I was in the middle before I knew that I had begun.'' Ch. 60, Pride & Prejudice #janeausten #fanart
"Your conjecture is totally wrong, I assure you. My mind was more agreeably engaged. I have been meditating on the very great pleasure which a pair of fine eyes in the face of a pretty woman can bestow." --Mr. Darcy to Miss Bingley, in reference to Elizabeth Bennet, PRIDE AND PREJUDICE, by Jane Austen, Chapter 6 Is it time to read P again? I'm thinking yes!