The Necklace

The Necklace

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  • She slipped into a marriage with a minor civil servant...she suffered constantly, feeling like every luxury should have rightly been hers.
  • Ah, a good homemade beef stew! There's nothing better.
  • Elegant dinners...gleaming silver...
  • "There's something for you." She took out the printed card and tossed it on the table and muttered "What do you expect me to do with that? I haven't thing to wear."
  • I will give you money for a dress!
  • Could you lend me this one?
  • She threw her arms around her friend's neck, kissed her ardently, and fled with her treasure.
  • Take your pick my dear
  • What did you say?... What!...Impossible!
  • Then they went from one jeweler to the next, trying to find a necklace like the other...both of them sick with worry and distress.
  • The...the... necklace-it's gone.
  • Madame Loisel came to know the awful life of the poverty-stricken. She came to know all the heavy household chores...After ten years, they had made goo on everything.
  • "You say you bought a diamond necklace to replace that other one?" "Yes.." Madame Forestier took Mathilde's hands in her own. "My poor Mathilde! Mine was false."
  • I've been through some pretty hard times since I last saw you...all because of you!
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