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Written by Benedicte
(4/18/2010 5:11 p.m.)
in consequence of the missive, The word "DANGER" (can you help explain?), penned by jeffrey
"she attracted him more than he liked" (ch 12).
This sentence is, IMO the exact explanation of "he should be in danger". Once you are in love, you tends to throw reason away, and so far, Mr Darcy has been fighting this temptation, and refusing to be overwhelmed by passion.
"It has been the study of my life to avoid those weaknesses which often expose a strong understanding to ridicule" (ch 11)
I think he does not only mean "vanity and pride" as the prejudiced Lizzie seems to believe, but also "ardent love" and its sometimes (in his opinion) disastrous consequences.
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