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December 19, 2017 12:09AM
Ah, I think you are mis-reading me here Agnes. He made the remarks amongst his company (canon), not in Lizzie's hearing. His offence was one of criticising Lizzie to his company and yes, at Lucas Lodge.

"Mr. Darcy had at first scarcely allowed her to be pretty: he had looked at her without admiration at the ball; and when they next met, he looked at her only to criticise. But no sooner had he made it clear to himself and his friends that she had hardly a good feature in her face than he began to find it was rendered uncommonly intelligent by the beautiful expression of her dark eyes."

At this point, had he even been formally introduced to Lizzie or even spoken a word to her; There is no mention of it, yet he chose to criticise her to his company. Puzzling behaviour for a gentleman of good breeding.
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