Who is a worse person: Alex or Angel in Tess of the d'Ubervilles?
It's hard to say who is a worse person, but here are some things to consider:
Angel leaves Tess and has no real intention of going back to her; he cheats on her with a stranger; he is unable to forgive her when she admits to her dalliance with Alec; he asks a milkmaid and not Tess to go to Brazil with...
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The characters of both Alec and Angel share common negative qualities in their treatment of Tess, and it seems that both are worse in disregarding Tess as a human being but considering her as an object to be possessed and thrown away when not needed anymore.
Alec shows his worse personality quite clearly when he fulfills his desires by sexually harassing Tess. Furthermore, by helping to maintain the well-being of Tess's family, he unreasonably makes her reluctant to accept his various offers. For instance, Tess decides to marry Alec in order to improve the condition of her family as she is unable to provide for them by earning an inadequate salary.
Angel on the other hand is equally worse when he decides to abandon Tess as she is not a virgin, though he himself is not chaste either. It could also be observed that, his change affects Tess more than Alec's violation, as she undergoes tremendous emotional and physical struggle for a long time, in hope that some day Angel would recognise the fact that Tess does not deserve to be deserted for an act in which she did not willingly participate.
Thus, it seems that both characters are both in their treatment of Tess.