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The Awakening - Kate Chopin
The following is an excerpt from a novel that is set on the southern Louisiana coast in the early 20th century. The story follows Edna Pontellier, a housewife and mother.

Chopin, Kate. The Awakening. Chicago: New York: Herbert S. Stone, 1899. Print.

Based on paragraph 2 (lines 6-15), what can be reasonably inferred about Mrs. Pontellier and Madame Ratignolle?


They do not get along very well.


They are quite different from one another.


They are mother and daughter.


They have been friends for a long time.

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