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Pride and Prejudice

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Paragraph about Miss Darcy's letter

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"The joy which Miss Darcy expressed on receiving similar information was as sincere as her brother's in sending it. Four sides of paper were insufficient to contain all her delight and all her earnest desire of being loved by her sister."

In the preceding paragraph, the second sentence serves to

A

Refute claims made in the first sentence

B

Provide evidence to support the claim made in the first sentence

C

Contradict the first sentence

D

Mock the statement made in the first sentence

E

Prove the first sentence ironic