-Harriet, please! Before we can go on, there is something that I must
clarify! Is it possible that you are speaking of …Mr Knightley?
-To be sure!
-But you spoke of the service that Frank had rendered in rescuing you from
-Oh, I never said that!
-I remember it with perfect clarity.
-If I spoke of being rescued, I was thinking Mr Knightley asking me to dance
after Mr Elton snubbed me. That was when I knew how superior a man he is.
-Good God! What a horrible mistake! What is to be done?
-Must something be done about it? You must think him five hundred million
times more above me than Mr Churchill, yet you did say…?
-Harriet, have you any idea of Mr Knightley returning your affection?
-Yes, I must say that I have. You told me to let his behaviour to be the
rule of min, and so I have! Am I wrong to hope as I do?