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Tess of the D'Urbervilles

Tess of the D'Urbervilles


by Thomas Hardy

Tess of the D'Urbervilles: She Might Want to Shorten The Title to Just Tess; Rolls Off the Tongue a Little Easier Quiz

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Q. What are the D’Urbervilles?

A secret society
The residents of Urberville
An aristocratic family
A d’lightful bunch of d’stinguished d’msels
Q. What does Tess’ father send her to do?

Sell her soul
Borrow money
Mow the lawn, because that’s why you have kids
Get a job in the city
Q. What does Alec try to do to Tess?

Seduce her
Get her in a half-nelson
Kidnap her
Scare her off the property
Q. What happens to Tess while she is in the woods?

She is approached by a kindly wolf who shows an interest in her hot buns
She befriends a deer
She has a terrible dream
She is raped
She is shot by a hunter
Q. Who is the father of Tess’ baby?

The hunter
It could be just about anybody - she gets around