The Scarlet Pimpernel Essay | The Scarlet Pimpernel: Analyzing the theme of love

Baroness Emma Orczy
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The Scarlet Pimpernel: Analyzing the theme of love

Summary: Examines The Scarlet Pimpernel by Baroness Orczy. Analyzes the three themes of love in the novel, love of country, love of family and love of humankind. Reviews several important plot points in the novel.
Webster's Dictionary says, "Love is an affection based on admiration, benevolence, or common interest." In The Scarlet Pimpernel, there are three different basic types of love emphasized in the novel. Chauvelin and his troops portray the patriotism of one's true love of their county immensely. The touching bond between a brother and sister is one of a kind. Those particular times when you and your sibling feel affection for each other are very rare. The most renowned love is the admiration of human beings towards each other. These three types of love are obviously around today and are shown in everyday life.

Loving you country shows patriotism, but exceeding patriotism can lead to inhumane acts. Chauvelin's love for France was overwhelming, but greatly distorted. Chauvelin was willing to die, just for the victory towards the French. A person like Chauvelin will go...

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