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Pride and Prejudice

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Sir Lucas

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Which of the following lines best suggests that Sir William Lucas may be excessively proud?

A

"Sir William Lucas had been formerly in trade in Meryton, where he had made a tolerable fortune and risen to the honour of knighthood by an address to the King, during his mayoralty."

B

"The distinction had perhaps been felt too strongly."

C

"He removed with his family to a house about a mile from Meryton."

D

"For though elated by his rank, it did not render him supercilious; on the contrary, he was all attention to everybody."

E

"By nature inoffensive, friendly and obliging, his presentation at St. James's had made him courteous."