Final Impressions

Justice for Madame Defarge?


Complete your conversation about Madame Defarge with the rest of the class.

  • In your opinion, did Dickens make the right decision by having Madame Defarge die?
  • Does she deserve to die? Why have her die by her own gun?
  • Considering what happened to her sister, is her anger so wrong? Is her desire for revenge a crime?