- Original Title:Rainy Days
- Author:Lory Lilian
- Rating:8 / 10
- Publisher:Published October 10th 2009 by Meryton Press
After three full days of rain, the sky began to clear, and the sun finally seemed tempted to show its face. It was early morning, and everyone in the house was still in their rooms — except her.
Elizabeth Bennet was having another sleepless night, no doubt caused by the long period of time she had to stay indoors and the fear of hearing Mr. Collins address her with an unwelcome proposal.
Almost from the beginning, her cousin seemed determined to favour her. Of course, her dear sister Jane was his first choice, but thankfully, Mrs. Bennet told him about Mr. Bingley’s attentions towards Jane, and Mr. Collins turned — quite naturally in his opinion — to the second in age and beauty.
As the weather was so inviting, Elizabeth decided not to let another moment pass without taking advantage of the beautiful November day, so she donned her outerwear and went outside.
By breakfast time, I sha...