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Madame Bovary

Madame Bovary


by Gustave Flaubert

Madame Bovary: Pardon my French... True or False

1. How would you describe Charles Bovary? -> Dashing, a regular old Prince Charming
2. Who is Leon Dupius? -> An rich old man, not unlike Mr. Monopoly, who wants Emma
3. For what is Rodolphe Boulanger known? -> Being a womanizer, womanizer. He's a womanizer.
4. How does Rodolphe break up with Emma? -> In person
5. Why does Emma drink the arsenic? -> She can't handle the pressure of her debts.