Darcy's Letter To Elizabeth

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Afterwards, Darcy chose to compose a letter to Elizabeth rather than converse with her face to face. In the letter, Darcy acknowledged that he felt fine about what he did, except for not informing Bingley that Jane was in London. In addition, Darcy exposed Wickham and reported of how Wickham had tried to elope with Darcy’s sister in order to obtain Darcy’s fortune. “’Wickham’s chief object was unquestionably my sister’s fortune, which is thirty thousand pounds; but I cannot help supposing that the hope of revenging himself on me was a strong inducement. His revenge would have been complete indeed.’” (35, 11) However, Elizabeth did not relax before going on a lengthy walk while re-reading the letter. Elizabeth attempted to exempt Wickham by
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