Chapters 63-65 Summary

Nicholas and Kate try not to regret their decisions while Mrs. Nickleby grieves over the loss of the excitement in her life, especially after Madeline is placed in another home. Frank no longer comes to visit. One day the Nicklebys receive an invitation to dinner from the Cheerybles. Mrs. Nickleby is suspicious, sensing that there is something more than just a dinner in this. When they arrive, they are surprised to find that Frank Cheeryble has returned. The Cheeryble brothers draw Nicholas and Frank aside. They explain that the will Gride had stolen shows that a considerable sum was left to Madeline by an uncle, who changed his mind from leaving it to charity out of spite for Madeline’s refusal to do what he wanted. Frank is...

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