Great Expectations

In chapter 32-45

2. What news does Magwitch bring to Pip? How does Magwitch`s information affect Pip?

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 Magwitch finally enlightens Pip that his new station in life has come courtesy not of Mrs. Havisham but rather the convict himself. Pip was not self-made or even made from the money of an old spinster. Pip was the product of a convict. Pip decides he cannot accept Magwitch's money even though Magwitch made it from working hard in Australia. Magwitch's money is the only reason Pip is living the life of a “gentleman.” .

What one financial request does pip make of miss Havisham? What does this request indicate about his character ?

What one financial request does pip make of miss Havisham? What does this request indicate about his character ?

What one financial request does pip make of miss Havisham? What does this request indicate about his character ?

How does pip feel about himself as a gentleman when he no longer has his money ? What values of pip society is dickens criticizing by calling attention to pips feelings