Danglars meets the count to make some business transactions.
Monte Cristo leaves with five million francs.
Danglars prepares to leave town as his daughter, Eugenie,
prepares to join a convent.
Chapter 62: The
funeral for Valentine is carried out though her body isn't really in
the casket. Monte Cristo
reveals his true identity to Maximilien when the young man swears to
kill himself from the loss of his lover.
The count promises to console Maximilien within one month.
This chapter begins with a scene between Debray and Madame Danglars in
a hotel room. Debray
reads Monsieur Danglars' letter to his wife outlining his plans to
leave her for good. Though
Madame Danglars is left with lots of money, she is now all alone in
the world; not even Debray will stay by her side.
decides to join the military, wanting to start a life apart from his
Chapter 64: Andrea
is in jail. He and
Bertuccio have a secret meeting where the subject of Andrea's father
surfaces. It seems this is
Villefort accuses his wife of murder, telling her that she must kill
herself or be thrown in jail.