Edna’s first action that starts off her route to freedom from her relationship is when she fell in love with Robert. Edna had already married a man that she had not loved but he has not been treating her a...
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...American history and Edna even though that she is just a fictional character had stopped sitting around a just took the mental abuse from her relationship. The movement finally felt its impact when the nineteenth amendment finally was ratified. The nineteenth amendment states that anyone has the right to vote as long as they are of age and registered. Edna is showing that she wants to be treated normally and with respect just as Robert treats her, Robert not literally but in a way could be symbolized as the nineteenth amendment for Edna to get out of her marriage with Mr.Pontellier.
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