A Reliable Wife - Part 3 - Wisconsin, Winter into Spring, 1908 - Chapters 23, 24 and 25 Summary & Analysis

Robert Goolrick
This Study Guide consists of approximately 45 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of A Reliable Wife.
This section contains 1,115 words
(approx. 3 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the A Reliable Wife Study Guide

Part 3 - Wisconsin, Winter into Spring, 1908 - Chapters 23, 24 and 25 Summary

Chapter 23: Antonio and Truitt carefully start having conversations with each other about the past and the future, with Truitt patiently insisting that he regrets what happened between them in the past and Antonio gradually coming to realize that the hatred, the self-loathing, and the self-indulgence that kept his father at bay have ultimately left him (Antonio) empty and desperate. He spends long drunken nights weeping in his old nursery in the Italian house, where his toys and even his blanket have been left untouched for years, realizing that he has started to feel differently about Truitt, and about himself. He continues to fantasize about Catherine, but she consistently keeps her distance. He contemplates the arsenic he brought with him from Chicago as a means to end his...

(read more from the Part 3 - Wisconsin, Winter into Spring, 1908 - Chapters 23, 24 and 25 Summary)

This section contains 1,115 words
(approx. 3 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the A Reliable Wife Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
A Reliable Wife from BookRags. (c)2017 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook