Mr Bennet celebrates 200th Anniversary Pride and Prejudice

March 10, 2013 at 11:09 am (books, jane austen) (, , , , )

Terribly funny letter from Mr Bennet to his “dear Lizzy” can be found in this short (3-minute) performance by Timothy West, script by Sue Limb.

timothy westAfter “200 years”… Timothy West / Mr Bennet props up the bar on Coronation Street
(Thanks, Calista, for the link!)




  1. thejanegame said,

    Oh my, this is funny. Poor Mr. Bennet, married to Mrs. Bennet for 200 years! Well, I’ll say “thank-you, Mr. Bennet. We know that Mrs. Bennet could not last long in the world on her own and she adds a bit of ridiculousness that, I confess, part of me enjoys.”

    • Janeite Kelly said,

      Wasn’t that a *fun* broadcast. I want even more…

      Thanks for visiting and commenting!


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