In the 19th century set in paris, France, there was a young woman named Monsieur Loisel who lived with her husband. She lived a good life with enough money for her and her husband.
Monsieur Loisel felt as if she did not have enough. She wanted more than she had. She desperately wants a better social life.
Monsieur Loisel's husband came home with an invitation to a very fancy party. She was very happy that she got invited but did not have anything nice to wear. she bought an expansive dress and borrowed jewelry from friend
When her and her husband got home from the party she noticed that her necklace was missing. She was in shock and could not tell her friend the news.
They found a necklace that was just like it at a jewl store. It was super expansive it was 36,000 francs. They had to pay it off for over ten years.
Monsieur Loisel decided to tell her friend the truth, that she lost the necklace and her and her husband have been paying it off. Her friend felt so bad. her necklace was fake and was only five hundred francs.