What is the relation of Emma Bovary with her children in the novel Madame Bovary written by Gustave Flaubert?

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Emma's relationship with her child is challenging.  Emma's romanticized view of her life does not extend to her child, whom she treats as a burden that is inhibiting her opportunity for real love and true happiness.  She comes to associate her child with the boredom of domesticity her marriage renders. ...

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