The Necklace by Guy de Maupassant

The Necklace by Guy de Maupassant

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  • Exposition: Around the 19th century, Mme. Loisel and M. Loisel lived in Paris as  middle class lovely couple. But, Mme. Loisel wants more than what she already has.
  • Conflict: Mme. Loisel is unhappy with her life, because she wants more things than what she already owns, since she is very materialistic. She wants to live as someone of the high class.
  • I don't have anything, i'm so poor!
  • Look an invitation to a ball! Here is the money for a dress.
  • Rising Action: The Loise'ls where invited to a high class ball, but she doesn't have a dress, so her husband gives her the money. She later complains that she doesn't have jewelry that goes with the dress, so she asks her friend Mme. Foreister that lends her a gorgeous necklace.
  • Of course I'll lend you some jewelry... Do you like this one?
  • Climax: Mme. Loisel had the time of her life at the ball, she looked stunning, and everyone finally noticed her. When she went back home she noticed that the necklace was completely gone. And they replaced it with a 34,000 franc necklace without telling Mme. Foreister.
  • The ball was amazing..... But where is the neclace?!!!
  • Falling Action: The Loisel's gave everything the had to replace the lost necklace. The spent 10 years of their lives paying the debts and working hard to be able to live.
  • I lost your necklace so I replaced it with a 34,000 franc necklace, i took me 10 years to pay the debts.
  • Resolution: Mme. Loisel goes to Mme. Foreister to tell her the truth. She doesn´t recognixe her at first but then she told her everythng that had happened and Mme. Foreister Mme. Loisel that the necklace was just paste. 
  • Oh dear! The necklace I lent you was made of paste it was worth 400 francs.
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