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The House of Mirth

The House of Mirth

  

by Edith Wharton

Mrs. Mattie Gormer

Character Analysis

Another socialite trying to break into the elite crowd. Mrs. Fisher latches on to the Gormers after her break with the Brys in Monte Carlo, and Lily later joins their set after her break with Bertha Dorset and the news of Mrs. Peniston's will.

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