- Lady Ashford's conversation with her son about how she will not tolerate him even speaking to Dido, because she will never have a "lady mulatto" in her house.Mr. Oliver: She is an heiress.Lady Ashford: Although exceptions can be made.
- The two Ashford brothers argue about the merits of marrying "an English rose" or someone "rare and exotic." Across the room, Elizabeth assumes they're talking about her.
Funny / Belle