May 4, 1771
1. In which country does this novel take place?
2. What is the main character's name?
3. In which month of the year does the novel begin?
4. Why is the main character happy at the beginning of the first letter?
(a) He has left his familiar surroundings and people.
(b) He has received a job offer that will elevate his social position.
(c) He has proposed to a beautiful young woman, and she said yes.
(d) He has just completed his studies at the university.
5. What is the name of the first woman mentioned by the main character?
6. How does the main character classify the recent events that sent him away?
(a) As a "series of tragic misunderstandings."
(b) As a "misfortune doled out by Fate."
(c) As a "senseless and foolish adventure."
(d) As a "bewildering journey of discovery."
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