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YMMV / Madame Bovary

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  • Jerkass Woobie: Emma is very self-centered but is also pitiful for her high expectations of reality.
  • The Woobie: Poor Charles, he's probably a pitiful take on a Dogged Nice Guy. And he's married to his love.
    • Charles and Emma's daughter. Unloved by her mother, and orphaned at an early age, she ends up poor and destitute because of her mother's disastrous decisions.


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