Posted by Taylor on August 14, 1998 at 14:54:26:
In response to Not required, written by Caroline on August 14, 1998 at 13:25:26
] Lady Catherine gives the answer herself....an entail was not considered necessary in Sir Lewis's family. Entails were an option, not compulsory.
] Also, Darcy isn't necessarily the nearest male heir.....It would be someone on Sir Lewis's side, not Lady Cath's.
Then why would Mr. Bennet entail to Mr. Collins leaving his family potentially homeless?
- He had no choice... JennG 16:36:39 8/14/98 (2)
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