Unknown Story

Updated: 9/5/2021
Unknown Story

Storyboard Text

  • The protagonist by the name of Mathilde lives in 19th century France where she dwells in the living room
  • Exposition
  • I wish I was rich and was luxurious lifestyle
  • The protagonist of the story Mathilde has a deep desire for luxuries but when she has been invited to the palace she refuses to go because of the lack of luxuries
  • Conflict
  • No! we are poor and I have no nice things
  • We have been invited to the palace of the ministry, lets go
  • Mathilde's husband reminds her that she has a friend of higher class she can get some jewelry from. She then asks to lend a necklace and her friend by the name of Madame Forestier
  • Rising action
  • Will you lend me this, only this?
  • Why, yes, certainly
  • After the ball where Mathilde gained her dream of having luxuries and getting attention for being rich Mathilde looses the necklace that gave her that experience
  • What is the matter with you?
  • Climax
  • “I have—I have—I’ve lost Madame Forestier’s necklace
  • After loosing the necklace Mathilde gets a chance to pay back the debt so she starts a life of constant labor to pay it back which takes 10 years
  • Falling action
  • I must payback the necklace
  • After working 10 years to payback the necklace Mathilde finally finds Madame Forestier and she finds out the necklace was a fake and she wasted those 10 years
  • Resolution
  • Do you remember that diamond necklace you lent me to wear at the ministerial Well, I lost it.
  • “Oh, my poor Mathilde! Why, my necklace was paste! It was worth at most only five hundred francs!”