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Pride and Prejudice
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  • Persuaded as Miss Bingley was that Darcy admired Elizabeth, this was not the best method of recommending herself; but angry people are not always wise; and in seeing him at last look somewhat nettled, she had all the success she expected.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: my nettlesome little sister
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