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The Man in the Iron Mask Characters & Character Analysis

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Characters

Aramis

Aramis, Abbe d'Herblay, a former musketeer, is friends with Athos, Porthos, and D'Artagnan. He is a religious man, although this does not stop him from toying with the destiny of others. He is the first to discover that Philippe is actually the twin brother of Louis XIV, the current King of France. He goes to see Philippe in the Bastille, and plots to have Philippe released and replace the true king. Aramis tells Philippe that he loves him, and together they will rule France. Aramis is hoping to eventually become the pope after he installs Philippe on the throne. Aramis' plan works, but he tells his friend Fouquet of the plan. Fouquet is shocked and gives Aramis enough time to escape before the king is freed. Leaving Philippe behind, Aramis flees with Porthos to Fouquet's fort on Belle-Isle, still trying to determine how he can get out of...

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