This section provides a short description of all the major characters in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Charlotte - Though this woman is married, she struggles with her passion for another man.
Eduard - Though this man is married, he has an enduring passion for a younger woman.
Ottilie - This young woman is the object of Charlotte's charity and Eduard's attraction.
The Captain - This military man is a close childhood friend of Eduard's.
Baby Otto - This character dies by drowning.
The Baroness - This person, who occasionally visits the owners of the estate, is conducting an affair with another character.
The Count - This man...
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