The Necklace Essay Questions

Essay Questions

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    In what ways is Mathilde Loisel responsible for her own downfall?

    Mathilde Loisel is a woman who is dissatisfied with her life. While she lives a humble lifestyle, she is blessed with a husband who truly loves her, beauty as well as a modest household. However, it is her desires to cultivate an appearance of wealth and luxury that lead her to borrow a necklace and lose it, resulting in her economic downfall.