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8. Describe Edna Pontellier.
9. What kind of person is Robert Lebrun?
10. What shift in point of view is evident in Chapter Two?
11. What do you learn about Robert and Edna from their conversation at the end of this chapter?
CHAPTER III Vocabulary composure – the state of being calm dispelling – causing to vanish foregoing – that which came before
12. How does Léonce’s behavior when he returns from the Klein Hotel reveal his attitude toward his wife?
13. What shows the reader more signs of the marital conflict between the Pontelliers?
14. Discuss how sounds are used as a backdrop to the scene of disagreement between Léonce and Edna. How is the sea used as a symbol?
15. How does the gift Edna receives from her husband symbolize her marriage and most marriages of this time?
CHAPTER IV Vocabulary amicable – friendly ample – more than enough anticipating – expecting atonement – to right a wrong, to make amends bodice – a vest Creole – a person descended from the original French settlers of Louisiana droll – oddly amusing efface – to make unimportant, to wipe out

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