The Question and Answer section for The Awakening is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
What chapter are you referring to?
Edna seeks out Mademoiselle Reisz because she is one of Robert's closest friends. She goes to her for comfort and advice.
2. In terms of the developing theme of this story, what does the country (Pontellier’s country boyhood, Edna’s memory of “swimming” in the meadow, the summer at Grand Isle) represent? By contrast, what does the city represent?
This is Ms. Rascon, cheating is actually not okay.