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Manon Lescaut

Des Grieux and his lover Manon Lescaut have both ended up in prison as a result of stealing precious jewels and money from Manon's wealthy protector. Manon has been sent to a women's prison, a...

Latest answer posted June 9, 2021 11:20 am UTC

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Manon Lescaut

In Manon Lescaut, young lovers Manon and the Chevalier des Grieux run away together. The chevalier's father sends servants to get him and take him home. Then his father locks him up for six weeks,...

Latest answer posted June 4, 2021 7:37 pm UTC

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Manon Lescaut

In the three French novels, the central characters all experience love as a fall. That is, love causes the characters in the respective works to lose their position. It makes them vulnerable,...

Latest answer posted March 22, 2021 5:20 pm UTC

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Manon Lescaut

A libertine, according to the New Oxford American Dictionary, is a person whose behavior sets aside questions of morals and accountability, especially when it comes to their sexual and romantic...

Latest answer posted March 22, 2021 6:06 pm UTC

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