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He began to feel the danger of paying Elizabeth too much attention.

But why Mr. Darcy came so often to the Parsonage, it was more difficult to understand. It could not be for society, as he frequently sat there ten minutes together without opening his lips; and when he did speak, it seemed the effect of necessity rather than of choice – a sacrifice to propriety, not a pleasure to himself.
—  Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice
Do not you feel a great inclination, Miss Bennet, to seize such an opportunity of dancing a reel?
—  Fitzwilliam “Every Savage Can Dance” Darcy