Pride and Prejudice Graffiti Wall

By: Rachel Glendenning

Wedding Dress

The wedding dress symbolizes Mrs. Bennet excitement of her thought of the future marriages of Jane and Lizzy.

"Mrs. Bennet was perfectly satisfied, and quitted the house under the delightful persuasion that, allowing for the necessary preparations of settlements, new carriages, and wedding clothes, she should undoubtedly see her daughter settled at Netherfield in the course of three or four months."

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(Austen, 1813, p. 78)


Money is a symbol of wealth of a family determines how others look at the family. This is depicted with Mr. Bingley's sisters looking down upon the Bennet family as they are not as wealthy.

Weissmann, J. (n.d.). Go to This Site Right Now and Check If Someone Owes You Money. Retrieved November 16, 2015, from Slate website:

(Austen, 1813, p. 75)


Balls symbolizes the possibility to meet or getting to know a possible future husband.

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(Austen, 1813, p. 67)

Tabloids "Gossip"

Tabloids "gossip" symbolizes what Elizabeth hears about Mr. Wickham both good and bad.

Miley Cyrus Mocks I Need Help! Tabloid Cover Post-Benji Madden Make-Out. (n.d.). Retrieved November 16, 2015, from AT40 website:

(Austen, 1813, p. 68)


The house is a symbol of Elizabeth marrying Mr. Collins would secure the Bennet's their estate even when Mr. Bennet passes away.

Tik, J. (2005, March 7). This old house. Retrieved November 16, 2015, from flickr website:

(Austen, 1813, p. 80)


The piano symbolizes Mary's failure of singing and playing piano. This pretty much solidifies her not getting married anytime soon.

Yamaha Clavinova Digital Pianos. (n.d.). Retrieved November 16, 2015, from Chicago website:

(Austen, 1813, p. 76)


Clown is symbol for Mrs. Bennet as she obnoxiously discuses Elizabeth and Jane's possible future marriages.

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(Austen, 1813, p. 75)

Question Mark

The question mark symbolizes the confusion after Charlotte Lucas accepts Mr. Collin's marriage proposal.

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(Austen, 1813, p. 91)


The letter symbolizes the reveal that Mr. Bingley does not plan to return to Netherland estate and the hope of Darcy's sister marrying Mr. Bingley instead.

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(Austen, 1813, p. 88)

Sad Face

The sad face symbolizes Elizabeth's reaction to Mr. Wickham not attending the Netherland's ball.

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(Austen, 1813, p. 67)