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Ethan Frome

Ethan Frome

  

by Edith Wharton

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Mrs. Hale

Character Analysis

Mrs. Hale is Ned's mother and Andrew's wife. Ethan runs into her on his way to borrow money from Andrew. She's so sweet to him that he abandons his plan to borrow money from her husband and skip town with Mattie.

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