Updated: 9/10/2020

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  • i'm sad
  • why do i have to live with this furniture
  • direct 1- “She had a friend, a former school mate at the convent, who was rich, and whom she didn’t like to go to see any more because she felt so sad when she came home.” when Madame Loisel visits her friend's house and comes home, she feels saddirect 2- “She was distressed at the poverty of her dwelling, at the bareness of the walls, at the shabby chairs, the ugliness of the curtains. All those things of which a woman of her rank would never even have been conscious, tortured her and made her angry.” Madame Loisel is angry that she cannot own better furniture than what she has
  • i dont have anything to wear, I should have been royalty.
  • why dont i have any necklaces, someone as beautiful as me should have handfuls of jewels and shiny rocks.
  • indirect 1- “She dressed plainly because she could not dress well, but she was unhappy as if she had fallen from a higher station.” Madame Loisel thinks that she should've been of higher status than what she is indirect 2-  “She had no gowns, no jewels, nothing. And she loved nothing more but that.” Madame Loisel thinks that she should own better things than what she has