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Title: "The Bet" Theme Analysis

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Subject: English
Author: Delana L
Date: October 27, 2013
Level: University
Grade: B
Length: 2 / 444
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Later in the story, Chekhov paints the portrait of a cowardly man who lacks the courage to endure reality. One day before the lawyer is to be granted his freedom, the banker becomes irritated and anxious, "The only escape from bankruptcy and disgrace--is that the man should die." At this point, the reader can trace the banker's path from boastfully making a foolish bet to being the one to give up all that he had staked, and conclude that his self-values have reached their all time low...

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The lawyer's character completely transforms from being an arrogant, young man, in to a feeble, cynical, yet more intelligent man. In the beginning of the story, he is presented to the reader by his boastful comments. The lawyer is even unwilling to back down from his opinion of the death penalty, so he bets fifteen years of his life on it...

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