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Why Has Mr. Darcy Been Attractive to Generations of Women?

“Darcy is Still the Ultimate Sex Symbol” is the title of a recent article by Katy Brand in The Telegraph. The article features a photograph of Colin Firth and his famous wet shirt from the 1995 A&E/BBC Pride and Prejudice series.

This is fourth in a series of ten articles on ‘Rereading Pride and Prejudice’  — find all ten here

But now that I have your attention, I want to ask for your help in identifying what it is that makes Mr. Darcy so attractive — in the novel. Read More→


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