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The Mayor of Casterbridge

The Mayor of Casterbridge

by Thomas Hardy

The Mayor of Casterbridge: Mayor McCheese is Up for Reelection True or False

1. What does Henchard sell while drunk?→His house and car
2. Why does Susan travel to Casterbridge?→To track down her daughter’s father
3. What does Henchard hire Farfrae to do?→Cut him off when he starts drunkenly selling his most valuable possessions
4. Why was Henchard planning to marry the young lady from Jersey?→He was in love with her
5. Why does Henchard fire Farfrae?→Because Henchard finds out that Farfrae has a history of criminal activity

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