Maggie: A Girl of the Streets

Love in the Time of Cholera – Chapter 2 (continued)

Summary Florentinos illness to Ferminas acceptance of his marriage proposal Florentino Ariza suffers in physical and emotional anguish while he waits for Fermina Dazas reply to his love letter. Transito Ariza, concerned for her son, calls on his godfather, a homeopath, who initially diagnoses Florentino with cholera , but concludes he suffers only from lovesickness. …

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Love in the Time of Cholera – Chapter 2 (continued) – Chapter 3

Summary Ferminas return home to Urbinos memory of his father Florentino receives unexpected word of Ferminas return. The wind is so strong that the schooner on which she is traveling is blown back to port, and, after a night of terrible seasickness, the schooner sets sail again. This time, it successfully returns to the City …

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Love in the Time of Cholera – Chapter 2 (continued)

Summary Transitos influence on Florentinos wedding plans to Euclides exposure as a thief Transito demands two conditions for Florentino and Ferminas marriage, both of which they accept: that the engagement be long and secretive, and that they discover more about the elusive Lorenzo Daza. Lotario Thugut leaves the telegr aph office to manage the transient …

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Love in the Time of Cholera – Chapter 3 (continued)

Summary Dr. Urbinos first meeting with Fermina to his rescue of Fermina and Hildebranda Dr. Urbino grows obsessed with cholera. After the death of his father, he helps prevent an outbreak, and finally convinces city officials to take precautions against another epidemic. Urbino falls in love with Fermina Daza when he is called to h …

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