What is the message or theme of a tale of two cities? and What do you think dickens intended us to gain from reading the novel?"

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It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. It was about the disorder of the French Revolution, it was about the contrasting order of England. Dickens only wrote two novels that are considered "historical fiction " and this is one of them. In the novel and historically, many French aristocrats escaped the...

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