scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 581
CS Lewis once said A proud man is always looking down on things and people and of course as long as you are looking down you cannot see something that is above you Pride causes many poor relationships and often makes it hard to apologize because people are afraid of looking selfish In Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen Mr Darcy seems to have pride because of his high social status but in the end of the book changes for the better to a compassionate man with mannersMr Darcy is overflowing with pride in the beginning of Pride and Prejudice Mr Darcy declined being introduced to any other lady Austen 13 He only danced with the two ladies he knew Mr Darcy demonstrates pride here because he did not want to go out of his way to encounter anyone that he did not know Later in the book Mr Darcy goes on to say that there were feelings besides those of the heart to be detailed and he was not more eloquent on the subject of tenderness than of pride His sense of her inferiority Austen 185 He should have never reminded Elizabeth of their large social status gap He said that while proposing to Elizabeth while struggling with supremacy over herEventually responding to Elizabeths disapproval Darcy is now determined to present the gentlemanlike manner she accused him of missing and surprises her with his kindness towards both her and her family Darcy is now described as strikingly altered his manners so little dignified and never had he spoken with such gentlenessAusten 242 Darcys pride starts to change for the better Darcy finally acknowledged that his behavior is recognized by others especially Elizabeth and plans to reevaluate his behavior Everyone usually saw Mr Darcy as arrogant but Mr and Mrs Gardiner saw him as a perfectly well behaved polite and unassuming
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA