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1  The distance is nothing when one has a motive; only three miles.
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2  Where there is fortune to make the expenses of travelling unimportant, distance becomes no evil.
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3  "I should never have considered the distance as one of the advantages of the match," cried Elizabeth.
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4  The hill, crowned with wood, which they had descended, receiving increased abruptness from the distance, was a beautiful object.
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5  She was at least free from the offense of Mr. Darcy's further notice; though often standing within a very short distance of her, quite disengaged, he never came near enough to speak.
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6  This observation would not have prevented her from trying to talk to the latter, had they not been seated at an inconvenient distance; but she was not sorry to be spared the necessity of saying much.
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7  Whilst wandering on in this slow manner, they were again surprised, and Elizabeth's astonishment was quite equal to what it had been at first, by the sight of Mr. Darcy approaching them, and at no great distance.
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8  The village of Longbourn was only one mile from Meryton; a most convenient distance for the young ladies, who were usually tempted thither three or four times a week, to pay their duty to their aunt and to a milliner's shop just over the way.
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9  Elizabeth longed to explore its windings; but when they had crossed the bridge, and perceived their distance from the house, Mrs. Gardiner, who was not a great walker, could go no farther, and thought only of returning to the carriage as quickly as possible.
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