Parrot and Olivier in America - Section 7: pages 148-165 Summary & Analysis

This Study Guide consists of approximately 55 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Parrot and Olivier in America.
This section contains 630 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Parrot and Olivier in America Study Guide

Section 7: pages 148-165 Summary

When her mother slaps her face, Mathilde rushes into Parrot's arms and they make love while Mme. Christian goes to the market. Parrot writes to Tilbot to give his notice because Olivier insults his honor, threatens him and tried to seduce his wife. Parrot is too old to throw away the chance this new country provides him. Parrot tries in vain to find employment, eventually cashing in several of Mathilde's bank notes to pay for their room. He leaves the hotel to investigate New York and encounters Olivier who asks about Mrs. Larrit's health. When they are attacked by a group of ruffians who seize Olivier, Parrot beats one man with a piece of lumber. The rest of the men turn on Parrot, but Olivier shoots one of them in the shoulder. On Olivier's second Monday in America, Mr. Robert O'Hara visits and...

(read more from the Section 7: pages 148-165 Summary)

This section contains 630 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Parrot and Olivier in America Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
Parrot and Olivier in America from BookRags. (c)2014 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.