The Question and Answer section for The Awakening is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
I'm sorry, this is a short-answer forum designed for text specific questions. We are unable to provide students with summaries.
A. Edna’s family didn’t approve
D. They had a lot in common
She fancied there was a sympathy of thought and taste between them, in which fancy she was mistaken. Add to this the violent opposition of her father and her sister Margaret to her...
In the context of this story, how do we define the roles of men and women? Do you agree with how Leonce Pontellier defines the roles of men and women? Cite evidence from this text, your own experience, and other literature, art, or history in your answer.
In context, a man's role is to work and support his family. The woman's role is to take care of the home and children.
The second part of the question calls for your opinion.
He reproached his wife with her inattention, her habitual neglect of...