The necklace

The necklace

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Storyboard Description

A story by Guy de Maupassant

Storyboard Text

  • Exposition
  • Paris, 1880s
  • It was hard work but I got us an invitation to a ball.
  • Inciting Incident
  • I have no dress, and therefore I can't go to the ball.
  • Rising Action
  • Here are four hundred francs for a dress. Go ask your friend to lend you some jewels.
  • Climax
  • I lost the necklace! I'll have to replace it.
  • We'll have to fire our servant and start doing everything by hand.
  • Falling Action
  • Ten years later
  • I lost your necklace. The necklace I returned you was actually a new, expensive one. For ten years I have worked to pay back the money.
  • Resolution
  • Poor Mathilde! My necklace was paste, worth only about five hundred francs!
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