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by William Phillips, GCR Deputy Coordinator

Today's Quote

. . .and as for Mr. Hurst, by whom Elizabeth sat, he was an indolent man, who lived only to eat, drink, and play at cards, who, when he found her prefer a plain dish to a ragout, had nothing to say to her.

Pride and Prejudice

From what little we learn about Mr. Hurst, what is the most valuable feature that he contributes to the Bingly-Darcy group of friends?

His particularly gentlemanly manners
His skill at playing cards
His house in Grosvenor street
His brilliance as a conversationalist