Where Monty Python meets your 10th grade teacher.
Search Thousands of Shmoop Videos
The Necklace (Maupassant) 1531 Views
How would you feel if you lost a diamond necklace that you borrowed? We don't know your life, but we'd feel pretty crappy about it. In "The Necklace," Matilde borrows a necklace to look rich for a ball—and loses it. She and her husband spiral into debt from the cost of replacing it, only to realize...well, watch the video to find out the rest.
So you want to live in a perfect world. Who doesn't? But what if what you thought was utopia was actually dystopia disguised as a utopia? Confused...
They say that honesty is the best policy, but Jack lies about his identity and still gets the girl. Does that mean we should all lie to get what we...
Ever wish you could remember everything that you ever studied? How about everything that everyone has ever studied? Yeah, pretty sure our brains ju...