Collins' Proposal
Updated: 3/19/2020
Collins' Proposal

Storyboard Text

  • "My reasons for marrying are, first, that I think it a right thing for every clergyman... to set the example of matrimony"
  • "Secondly, that I am convinced it will add very greatly to my happiness "
  • "thirdly...that it is the particular advice and recommendation of the very noble lady whom I have the honour of calling patroness"
  • "That is usual with young ladies to reject...I am therefore by no means discouraged"
  • "I know not how to express my refusal... as may convince you"
  • "Your mother will never see you again if you do not marry Mr.Collins, and I will never see you again if you do"
  • "My object has been... with due consideration for the advantage of all your family, and if my manners been at all reprehensible, I here beg leave to apologise"
  • "Oh! Mr. Collins!"