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|As a man who married too soon and only later...
Written by Adrian
(4/22/2010 12:33 p.m.)
in consequence of the missive, No, and neither is he faultless, penned by Nina RG
...discovered what he was marrying into, perhaps Mr. Bennet (although he certainly could have) stood back to let Bingley have a clear view of what he might be getting himself into. For whatever reason Mr. Bennet did not head off his wife's bungling machinations, I am not surprised that he took pleasure in seeing her thwarted.
This is not to say his actions made sense or were justified; they were irresponsible. Still, there may have been some (warped) thinking behind them.
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