Moral Values Through Characters

Stryver and Carton

Work Time

Together with your classmates, review your knowledge of Stryver and Carton so far. Respond to the following questions.

  • How does Stryver handle the news that Lucie might not be interested in his proposal? What does his response show about his personality?
  • How does Carton reveal his feelings? Summarize his comments to Lucie. What does his conversation with her show about his personality?
  • Which of these two men do you admire more? Why?