Elizabeth Bennet had been obliged, by the scarcity of gentlemen, to sit down for two dances; and during part of that time, Mr. Darcy ___________1____________ between him and Mr. Bingley, who came from the dance for a few minutes, to press his friend to join it.
"Come, Darcy, " said he, "__________2__________. "
"I certainly shall not." said Mr. Darcy, "___________3___________. "
"Upon my honour," cried Bingley, "___________4___________; and there are several of them you see uncommonly pretty. "
"YOU are dancing with the only handsome girl in the room, " said Mr. Darcy, looking at the eldest Miss Bennet.
"Oh! _________5__________! But there is one of her sisters sitting down just behind you. Do let me ask my partner to introduce you. "
"Which do you mean?" turning round he looked for a moment at Elizabeth, till catching her eye, he withdrew his own and coldly said: "_________6_________."
Mr. Darcy walked off; and Elizabeth remained with no very cordial feelings towards him. _____________7____________.
The evening altogether passed off pleasantly to the whole family. They returned, therefore, in good spirits to Longbourn, the village where they lived, and _________8___________.