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Jane Austen
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Engrave this Quote It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife.However little known the feelings or views of such a man may be on his first entering a neighbourhood, this truth is so well fixed in the minds of the surrounding families, that he is considered as the rightful property of some one or other of their daughters.
-Jane Austen, opening lines to Pride and Prejudice Tell a Friend


 


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