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|Of more fashion than fortune
Written by Linden
(1/16/2004 2:12 p.m.)
in consequence of the missive, '...the lace upon Mrs Hurst's gown.', penned by Mandy N
Perhaps we can deduce that Mr Hurst is in some way part of the fashionable world that the Bingley sisters want to get into. The younger son of a lord, perhaps, who had no money but high rank. It was quite common for such men to marry heiresses of men who'd made their fortune in trade.
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