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The Necklace

The Necklace


by Guy de Maupassant

The Necklace: You Can’t Expect a Guy to Understand About Jewelry True or False

1. What does Mathilde wish that she was? -> Married
2. In which department does M. Loisel work? -> The Department of Defense
3. What does M. Loisel offer to buy for Mathilde? -> A dress
4. Why does Mathilde visit Mme. Forestier? -> To ask if she may marry her son
5. What reception does Mathilde get at the ball? -> Pretty bad, no matter how much she tries to adjust the rabbit ears