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...king revenge on the three men. This is important because it shows that Edmond has gone from happiness to despair to now anger. Edmond then purses the men and their family eventually succeeding in destroying them and their families.
The novel the count of Monte Cristo by Alexander Dumas is a story of happiness, despair, and revenge. Edmond Dantes is a man who has faced a lot in his life including the love of his life leaving him, having his father die while he is in jail, and having to waist 14 years of his life in jail even though he is an innocent man who committed no crimes. Edmond Dantes goes through many changes in The Count of Monte Cristo, He begins the story a happy man with little worries in life, Edmond is then sent to jail where he faces despair and even thinks about suicide, once Edmond escapes jail he truly begins his anger filed spree of revenge.
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