The Sorrows of Young Werther - September 4 through November 26 Summary & Analysis

This Study Guide consists of approximately 31 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Sorrows of Young Werther.
This section contains 628 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy The Sorrows of Young Werther Study Guide

September 4 through November 26 Summary

September 4 - Werther encounters a peasant man he knew in a village near Wahlheim. The man confesses to Werther that he had intimate relations with a widow woman for whom he did work as a farmhand but was later banned from seeing her again by her brother. The man heard that she is set to marry someone else. Werther relates the story of the peasant, telling Wilhelm that the story of the man is his story as well.

September 5 - Werther learns that Albert will be away for a while. He has a new coat made that is identical to the one he wore when he first met Lotte. Werther visits Lotte who has a new pet canary. The canary gently pecks her lips and takes crumbs from them. Werther can hardly stand the images of the bird gently...

(read more from the September 4 through November 26 Summary)

This section contains 628 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy The Sorrows of Young Werther Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
The Sorrows of Young Werther from BookRags. (c)2016 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook