The Count of Monte Cristo: Main Quotes

The Count of Monte Cristo

Keaton Zargham The Count of Monte Cristo Dialectical Journal Quote, page # Reaction/Response Ch. 1:” He is now at rest off the isle of El Giglio, finished in his hammock, with a thirty-six-pounder shot at his head and another at his heels.” PG. 2 This quote informs what sailors did to appreciate those who have actually died. This reveals me that things that were done back then are a lot different than what we do now. Ch. 2:” I have not desired for anything now that you are here,” said the old male. PG. 9 Edmond’s daddy has actually longed for his kid’s return and now that he is back he is happy once again. Ch. 3: “Tell me this once more, Mercedes; is his your final answer?” “I love Edmond Dantes,” the lady responded to coldly,” and none other will be my other half.” PG. 13 This is foreshadowing one of Edmond’s quickly to be opponents because Fernand is envious of the love that Mercedes has for Edmond. Ch. 4: “My pals,” he said, with a bleak shake of the head, “It is even more serious matter than we expected.” PG. 24 This is showing that Edmond is going to need to find out to live in a prison cell because of what he is being implicated of. Ch. 5: “How terrible!” cried Renee, turning pale. “It appears that a little Bonapartist plot has been found,” Villefort continued. PG. 29

Edmond has been implicated of a planning a Bonapartist plot. Since that is the case he will not be going house at all since this was a severe matter. Ch. 6: Villefort went to the fire, tossed the letter into the fire, tossed the letter into the flames, and remained enjoying it up until it was minimized to ashes. PG. 36 This is foreshadowing Edmond’s other opponent since rather of setting him free he is getting rid of the proof that might be able to set him free. Ch. 7: Dantes got up and rather naturally looked in the direction the boat was moving. Before him, at a range of a hundred fathoms, increased the black, steep rock on which tood the frowning Chateau d’If. PG. 40 Edmond is recognizing that he is heading to the most feared jail and that what he has been accused of is far beyond anything he has ever been apart of. Ch. 8: He was astonished at her beauty and dignity, and when she asked him what had actually become of him whom she enjoyed he felt as though he were the perpetrator and she his judge. PG 45 Mercedes has such great charm that it is making Villefort remorse sending Edmond away to his doom. Ch. 9: “Sire,” Villefort addressed, “I will provide What Villefort is reporting to the King is your majesty a faithful report. I have concerned Paris with all speed to notify Your Majesty hat, in the exercise of my duties, I have actually found a conspiracy; not one of those every day, worthless, repulsive plots of the lower classes of our individuals, however a genuine tempest which threatens Your Majesty’s really throne. PG. 50 foreshadowing the fall of the King’s throne because he is reporting to him incorrect allegations. Also those of which he is accusing are innocent. Ch. 10: The King detached the cross of the Legion of Honour which he typically endured his blue coat and providing it to Villefort stated: “In the meantime take this cross.” PG. 54-55 This reveals that Villefort has won over the trust of the King. The King is also realizing hat he is going to be taken over. Ch. 11: As for Dantes, he stayed a prisoner; hidden away in the depths of his dungeon he was ignorant of the downfall of Louis XVIII’s throne and the re-establishment of Napoleon. PG. 56 This quote has is showing how Edmond is so lost into the depths of prison that he has little hope of knowing what is going on which if he ever go out he will Have no concept of anything that has actually happened. Ch. 12: Almost four years had passed considering that he had taken this resolution; at the end of the second year he stopped to count the days. PG. 60 Edmond had actually taken a resolution to eliminate himself f hunger but he could refrain from doing it. This is foreshadowing that he will endure prison and escape or be let out. Ch. 13: Dantes threw himself into the arms of his brand-new friend, for whom he had actually waited so impatiently and so long, and drew him towards the window that the little light that penetrated into his cell might expose his functions. PG. 67 Edmond has actually not seen anyone except the gaoler and to meet somebody who has the very same objective as him which is to leave from their sorrowful jail cells excites him and it offers him hope. Ch. 14:” Now, my dear good friend,” Faria continued, taking a look at Dantes with a nearly aternal expression, “you referred to as much as I do; if we ever escape together half of my treasure is yours; if I die here and you get away alone the whole of it belongs to you.” PG. 90 Faria now trusts Edmond and has actually informed him about the treasure he wishes to obtain when he gets out of prison which he requires Edmond’s aid. Ch. 15: “There is no hope,” Faria replied, shaking his head. “Oh, yes, yes!” exclaimed Dantes, “I inform you I will conserve you!” PG. 93 Faria understands his death is visiting the deadly 3rd attack and he is accepting it. Edmond does not desire the death of his good friend who is to help him escape so he does not want to xcept that reality that there is nothing he can do. Ch. 16: He had eaten absolutely nothing considering that the previous evening, however he had actually not thought of his hunger in the grieving, neither did he think of it now. This quote reveals that Edmond is really determined to carry out his escape plot that absolutely nothing is phasing him not even appetite. Ch. 17: They would have to discover some neutral ground where an exchange could be made, and then venture to land the products on the coast of France. PG. 108 This is foreshadowing that Edmond is going to lastly have the ability to step foot in the Island of Monte Cristo and that he will be able to discover hid treasure. Ch. 8: Edmond opened his eyes, suffered an acute pain in his knee, a sensation of heaviness in his head, and unbearable pain in his back. PG. 111 Edmond has actually harmed himself in order to have the ability to be alone on the island to recover his treasure. Ch. 19: After he had actually touched, fingered, buried his shivering hands in the gold and jewels, Edmond increased and hurried through the caves like a guy seized with a craze. PG. 116 Edmond has actually discovered the treasure he has actually been longing for and he is now very exciting and can’t wait for the ship to come back and get him. Ch. 20: He had rather expected to become aware of his farther’s death, but what had actually ended up being of

Mercedes? PG. 119 This quote shows that Edmond has not entirely lost his mind which he is being reasonable about what has taken place to his daddy and the women he wished to marry. Ch. 21: “It is how I have actually stated,” responded Caderousse. “However,” continued the priest, “was the unhappy old man so totally forsaken by everyone that he passed away such a death?” PG. 122 This quote is questioning whether Edmond’s dad deserved such a death as starvation due to the fact that the worst and vilest animals do not even get such a death. Ch. 22: The abbe rose, and two times paced around the room, pushing his trembling hand to his dry throat. “And you believe e that he passed away of …” “Of hunger, monsieur, pure hunger,” stated Caderousse. PG. 126 This quote is indicating that Edmond’s dad was so grief stricken that he didn’t wish to eat and that he was sad that his kid was gone. Ch. 23: “The passage was doubtless made with a view to get away?” “Exactly, however sadly for the detainees, the abbe was seized with an attack of epilepsy and died.” PG. 136 This is foreshadowing that Edmond’s brand-new ID might be jeopardized because it is understood that he has actually left. Ch. 24: “The Pharaon is your last hope, then?” “Definitely the last.” PG. 142 This quote is showing how Morrel life and onor is at stake since he remains in a lot of financial obligation and if the Pharaon doesn’t return with the cash he needs he is going to kill himself. Ch. 25: “You are conserved! You are saved! She threw herself into his arms, at the same time holding out to him a red silk handbag. PG. 153 Morrel has been conserved by Sinbad the Sailor by providing Morrel’s daughter enough cash to pay her daddy’s debt in a bag. This also has conserved him from killing himself. Ch. 26: “Your itinerary is impossible, or to state the least really harmful.” “Hazardous! Why?” “Due to the fact that of the outlaw, Luigi Vampa.” PG. 158 This is foreshadowing that they are going to eet up with the vile outlaw Luigi Vampa. Ch. 27: “Upon my word, I think our neighbor needs to be some stockbroker who has speculated on the falloff Spanish funds; or else some prince taking a trip incognito.” PG. 167 Albert and Franz are excited upon meeting the Count and they understand absolutely nothing about him so they are attempting to determine what he does and who he is. Ch. 28: “If my unidentified be as pleasant as she is lovely,” said Albert, “I will stay at Rome for atleast six weeks.” PG. 176 Albert has an admirer and she has sent him a letter for which he is to meet her and if she has beauty he will stay in Rome for nevertheless ong it takes. Ch. 29: “What conditions have I forgotten, Count?” asked the outlaw with the air of a man who, having actually commintted an error, is distressed to fix it. PG. 187 The Count has befriended Luigi Vampa by capturing him while Luigi was trying to capture him and he let him go in return that Luigi doesn’t capture any of the Count’s buddies. Ch. 30: Monte Cristo passed Albert a paper. “Number thirty, Champs Elysees,” read Morcerf. The boys looked at one another. PG. 206 They are impressed at the Count due to the fact that where he lives is one of the most stunning places throughout Paris. Ch. 31: Monte Cristo was a worthy ppreciator of all things Albert had gathered here: old cabinets, Japanese porcelain, Asian stuffs, Venetian glass, weapons of all nations of the world; whatever was familiar to him, and he acknowledged at a glance their date and native land. PG. 207 The Monte Cristo is amazing Albert by knowing about every piece that Albert has collect and the Count impresses him by his knowledge. Ch. 32: “In that case, here is the card of my master, Baron Danglars,” PG. 214 This is foreshadowing how the Count is going to begin his plot for revenge versus Danglars. Ch. 33: “My dappled greys?” wept out Madame Danglars, hurrying to the window. Yes those are mine certainly!” Danglars was astounded. PG. 222 The Count has actually purchased Mme Dandlars’ horses and he returns them to her to get her trust. Ch. 34: Monte Cristo responded: “Haydee, we are in France, you know, so you are complimentary!” PG. 228 Now that the Count is in France his slave Haydee is complimentary but she does not want to leave him because she likes him this is foreshadowing a love between them. Ch. 35: “Latest things he spoke were: ‘Maximilian, it was Edmond Dantes! PG. 235 This is foreshadowing that Maximilian is going to learn the Count’s real identity since he knows it was Edmond who saved his father.

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