03/12/2015 12:48 pm ET Updated Mar 12, 2015

Did Mr Darcy Make His Fortune From Slavery?

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Age: 28.

First name: Fitzwilliam.

Appearance: He “drew the attention of the room by his fine, tall person, handsome features [and] noble mien”.

Ooh, smashing, I do love a good mien. You and about a billion other women, it seems. He has been the ultimate romantic hero for about 200 years.

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