Give reasons for your answer.
Do you believe there are circumstances in which Armand would behave in the same way today?
Write a contemporary version of Desiree's Baby but set your story in a different part of the world.
Why did Desiree ask her husband if he wanted her to go and then act on his decision?
The answers to the following questions can be found in the text:
a) Where had Madame Valmonde found Desiree for the first time when she was a baby?
b) Why had Armand's mother never left France?
c) What was Madame Valmonds's reply to Desiree's letter?
d) During which month were they picking cotton at L'Abri?
e) What did Armand have put on the bonfire?
In your own words:
a) Describe Desiree.
a) Describe how Desiree and Armand met and fell in love.
Study Questions - Desiree's Baby