make me choose
↳ margaeryth asked: family bonds: jane & elizabeth or
elizabeth & mr bennet
When she is secure of him, there will be more leisure for falling in love as much as she chooses.
She was humbled, she was grieved; she repented, though she hardly knew of what. She became jealous of his esteem, when she could no longer hope to be benefited by it. She wanted to hear of him, when there seemed the least chance of gaining intelligence. She was convinced that she could have been happy with him, when it was no longer likely they should meet.
Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice