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Bel Canto: A Novel - The Epilogue Summary & Analysis

Ann Patchett
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The Epilogue Summary

A happily married couple leave the chapel and are met by Simon and Edith Thibault. They are in Luzza, Italy to celebrate the nuptials and go to find a bar to spend time together. It is Gen and Roxane, recently married. They have married each other for love and for the love of everyone involved in the siege. However, Gen reflects that when he tells Ruben Iglesias that they are going to be married, Ruben urges him to wait, that it is too fast. Now he realizes that with all of the reports, there are never any reports of two women soldiers being killed. He wonders if Carmen is not among the dead. However, he is married and walks off with his new wife to continue on with life.

The Epilogue Analysis

The ending of the book leaves a question mark...

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