Death at La Fenice - Chapters 22-23 Summary & Analysis

Donna Leon
This Study Guide consists of approximately 37 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Death at La Fenice.
This section contains 588 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Death at La Fenice Study Guide

Chapters 22-23 Summary

In Chapter 22, Brunetti comes home to find that his wife has gone to the movies with the kids. He is making himself a salami and cheese sandwich when the phone rings. Brett Lynch wants to talk to him, urgently. Flavia's ex-husband's lawyer has sent her a letter, warning that they plan to take action against her. They meet at a bar, and Brett tells him about the letter which accuses Flavia of living an "immoral and unnatural" life and demands custody of the children, threatening a court case. Brett and Flavia had a fight about it, and Flavia told Brett it was all her fault. Since their affair is illicit, Brett has no one to talk to. Only Brunetti, practically a stranger, knows about it.

Brunetti tells Brett that the letter is an empty threat. Wellauer cannot testify, and the letter...

(read more from the Chapters 22-23 Summary)

This section contains 588 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Death at La Fenice Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
Death at La Fenice from BookRags. (c)2016 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook