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The Necklace

The Necklace


by Guy de Maupassant

The Necklace: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. Of what is the necklace made? -> Diamonds
2. Mathilde is a 19th version of a -> Desperate housewife
3. This is a story of greed and ____ -> Hope
4. Mathilde is obsessed with -> Zynga
5. After she loses the necklace, Mathilde experiences real poverty. Which theme is this? -> Suffering