Mme. loisel married a clerk and he was middle class. They hired a maid so Mme. loisel did not have to clean and cook every day. Mme. Loisel also thought she did not have the life she wanted.
Mme. Loisel and her husband got invited to a party and she started to complain about not having a nice dress to wear to the party. Her husband gave her his money he was going to get a new gun with which was four hundred francs, Her husband also said it had to be nice. She then complains about not having jewels to ear to the party.
She want to her friends house and asked to borrow her jewelry for then party that night because she did not want to use flowers nor did she want to seem like she was "poor" compared to the other females. Everyone admired her because of the necklace. Her husband decides that they should go home since he had work in six hours. They get home and Mme. Loisel went to feel the necklace before she took it of and it was not there so her and her husband went tracing their foot steps looking for it.
The next day Mme. Loisel and her husband went out trying to find it again and then they find it but then Mme. Loisel wrote a letter to her friend saying that she is getting it cleaned for her but it was not really getting clean it was lost.
Mme. Loisel raises money and then gets the necklace for her friend which costed a lot of money that she did not have and now he has to get two jobs, get rid of the maid and do everything herself.
Ten years later Mme. Loisel then sees her friend and she does not recognize her until Mme. Loisel said her name then her friends remember and tells her the truth then her friend says that it was five hundred francs and that it was fake.