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Quote Quiz
Quotes selected and edited and quizzes created
by William Phillips, GCR Deputy Coordinator

Today's Quote

[Lady Catherine] "This must be a most inconvenient sitting room for the evening, in summer; the windows are full west."

Mrs. Bennet assured her that they never sat there after dinner, . . .

Pride and Prejudice

A reader of Pride and Prejudice can rather easily recognize quite a few similarities between the two characters in the quote for today. Which of the following is most clearly represented in the quote? Both ladies . . .

. . .are profoundly concerned with the marriage of a daughter or daughters.
. . . assume they display the highest standards of good manners.
. . . quite sure that they are totally correct in all their observations.
. . . are proud of the quality of the dinners they present to guests.