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The House of Mirth

The House of Mirth

by Edith Wharton

The House of Mirth: A Whole House of It? That’s Too Much Mirth. True or False

1. Why is Lily drawn to Lawrence?Because they are soul mates
2. How does Lily try to make money while she is waiting to marry?She sells her personal belongings on eBay
3. What does a charwoman do?Clean houses
4. What does Gus want in exchange for the money he has been giving Lily?Sex
5. Why does Bertha invite Lily to join them on their cruise?To keep her husband distracted

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