From 11:00PM PDT on Friday, July 1 until 5:00AM PDT on Saturday, July 2, the Shmoop engineering elves will be making tweaks and improvements to the site. That means Shmoop will be unavailable for use during that time. Thanks for your patience!
We have changed our privacy policy. In addition, we use cookies on our website for various purposes. By continuing on our website, you consent to our use of cookies. You can learn about our practices by reading our privacy policy.
© 2016 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.

Pride and Prejudice Chapter 9 Summary

READ THE BOOK: Chapter 9
  • The next morning, Mrs. Bennet and the doctor Mr. Jones arrive. They decide that Jane isn't in real danger, but she'd still better stay at Netherfield.
  • Everyone congregates in the breakfast parlour, and it's immediately embarrassing.
  • Elizabeth tries to save her mother from her own foolish talk, but Mrs. Bennet just makes a fool of herself.
  • When the Bennets leave to go to Jane's room, the Bingley women start to gossip about them, but Mr. Darcy miraculously holds back.
READ THE BOOK: Chapter 9

People who Shmooped this also Shmooped...

Advertisement