By Abigail Reynolds
"I had no longer identified you a month earlier than I felt that you just have been the final guy on this planet whom i may ever be prevailed directly to marry." Elizabeth Bennet's livid reaction to Mr. Darcy's marriage thought in Jane Austen's satisfaction & Prejudice has resonated for generations of readers. yet what if she by no means had an opportunity to assert it? might she learn how to realize Mr. Darcy's admirable characteristics on her personal? The final guy on the earth follows Elizabeth and Darcy as they fight to discover their manner in the course of the maze in their prejudices after Elizabeth, opposed to her greater judgment, consents to marry Darcy rather than announcing these recognized phrases. of the main loved characters in English literature discover the which means of real love on a tumultuous and passionate trip to make successful in their marriage. THE PEMBERLEY diversifications via Abigail Reynolds is a sequence of novels exploring the roads no longer taken in satisfaction & Prejudice.
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40 THE LAST MAN IN THE WORLD She shook her head dumbly. He sat on the edge of the bed and grasped her shoulders. ” It could no longer be avoided. ” She spoke barely above a whisper, as if by remaining quiet she could avoid his rage. ” He dropped his hands away from her, looking at her with disbelief. ” Her voice was a little stronger this time as she claimed her truth. ” “I had done no such thing. ” His eyes narrowed. “You are splitting hairs. ” Elizabeth wished she could throw the truth in the face of his arrogance, but a wiser part of her prevailed, and she said nothing.
Darcy must have been displeased when his bride appeared before him at the altar with red-rimmed eyes. On the seat across from her Mr. Darcy was watching her keenly. She shivered a little when she encountered his gaze. ” She nodded, not trusting her voice. Something in her face must have alerted him, for he reached out to pull down the shade on the carriage window. Moving carefully across to her—even the luxurious Darcy carriage could not compensate for the uneven road—he sat down beside her and put his arm around her.
I would be happy to be introduced,” she said, staking her own ground in the matter. 53 Abigail Reynolds He seemed willing to accept this, and turned the conversation to household matters, as if there were no diﬃculties between them at all. Elizabeth was willing to pretend to this as well, out of sheer relief for the cessation of hostilities. She only hoped it would last. The horse was a lovely chestnut, small as he had promised, but with elegant lines. Elizabeth reached out to pat her neck, and the mare whickered softly, turning large dark eyes on her.
The Last Man in the World by Abigail Reynolds