A Tale of Two Cities

Why does Defarge betray Dr. Manette, Lucie & her daughter, and Darnay?

"What is Defarge’s motive in betraying doctor Manette, endangering his daughter and grandchild and framing Darnay? How might the relationship between Madame and Monsieur be described?"

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Basically Defarge's motive in betraying Doctor Manette and so many others has to do with helping his wife avenge her sister's cruel and senseless death at the hands of the Evremonde brothers.