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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.

What logical inference can be assumed about Mrs. Pontellier based on paragraph 1 (lines 1-5)?


She has never had many friends.


She is rather sociable and visits friends often.


She is unhappy in her marriage.


She dislikes being a mother.

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