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"My conduct may, I fear, be objectionable in having accepted my dismission from your daughter's lips instead of your own."
What can be inferred from Mr Collins' assertion above?
It implies that his understanding of social customs has increased through the experience of Elizabeth's rejection.
It reaffirms the idea that he made a mistake in proposing too soon.
It illustrates the damage done to his pride by Elizabeth's rejection.
It rejects the idea that he will do things differently in the future.
It suggests he has not grown in his understanding of Elizabeth since her rejection.