The Blue Castle: A Novel - Chapter 34 Summary & Analysis

This Study Guide consists of approximately 26 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Blue Castle.
This section contains 167 words
(approx. 1 page at 400 words per page)
Buy The Blue Castle: A Novel Study Guide

Chapter 34 Summary

One spring day, Valancy is returning home from the woods and runs into a famous painter from New York that has a cottage on the lake, Allan Tierny. When Allan sees Valancy his eyes light up. Another afternoon when Valancy returns home Barney tells her that Allan came to ask Barney's permission to paint Valancy. Valancy says she doesn't want to be painted and Barney had told Allan that he didn't want his wife to be painted.

Another evening that spring, Valancy realizes that Barney likes her. The night Valancy realizes that Barney truly likes her she also realizes that she hasn't had a heart attack in at least two months.

Chapter 34 Analysis

Allan's eyes lighting up when he sees Valancy foreshadows that he will paint a portrait of Valancy. For Valancy, this will be the utmost compliment. It seems as if Valancy...

(read more from the Chapter 34 Summary)

This section contains 167 words
(approx. 1 page at 400 words per page)
Buy The Blue Castle: A Novel Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
The Blue Castle: A Novel from BookRags. (c)2016 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook