"Caroline," said Bingley, "Darcy and I have been invited to dine with the officers tonight."

"A whole day's tête-à-tête!" said Miss Bingley, "insupportable!"

"We shall surely quarrel," agreed Mrs. Hurst.

"I am sure there are ladies in the neighborhood, my dear," said Bingley, "who will come as soon as they receive an invitation, preventing this quarrel you so fear."

"Indeed, why not invite Miss Lucas, or Miss Bennet?" said Darcy. The sisters were not at all pleased these suggestions, but recalling Darcy's indifference to Miss Bennet, Caroline resolved to send the note.

Author's note: here we go!

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