The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen:|
the same feelings."
"I am sorry you think so; but if that be the case, there can at
least be no want of subject. We may compare our different
"No-- I cannot talk of books in a ball-room; my head is always
full of something else."
"The PRESENT always occupies you in such scenes-- does it?"
said he, with a look of doubt.
"Yes, always," she replied, without knowing what she said, for
her thoughts had wandered far from the subject, as soon
afterwards appeared by her suddenly exclaiming, "I remember
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