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The Necklace

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"costly furs..."   (The Necklace)

This choice of words suggests that the weather outside is extremely cold--especially at four o'clock in the morning. Madame Loisel was anxious to put on her wraps, and she leaves in a hurry before the other women in their "costly furs" could see her in "the modest wraps of common life" and possibly ridicule her for wearing such cheap attire.

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