A.K.A Lizzy: 2nd eldest daughter of Mr and Mrs Benett
Most sensible and intelligent of all the Benett sisters
Will only marry for love and happiness
Is prejudiced against Darcy at first, but grows to see the error of her presumptions and grows to love him.
Portrayed as a young woman with 'a lively, playful disposition, which delighted in any thing ridiculous'
Father's favourite and mothers least dearest as she is not as silly as Lydia
Mr Fitzwilliam Darcy
A.K.A Darcy: oldest child, master of Pemberly estate
Haughty, Proud and Arrogant (at face value) kind, protective of sister Georgiana and passionate
Wealthy Gentleman (social class was very distinguishable) on 10,000 a year
Torn between feelings of passion for Lizzy and her inferiority of connctions
Sincerely generous towards Wickham (although he does not deserve it)
Potrayed as 'a seemingly cold and aloof man with a large sense of personal pride that frequently expresses itself as arrogance.
The eldest Bennet daughter at 22 at the start of the novel
Considered the most beautiful girl in Meryton, gentle and loves to see the good in everyone
Personality usually contrasted with Lizzy's
In love with Charles Bingley, but is shy in showing it