Alexander Dumas. The Count of Monte Cristo
The classic novel of the Count of Monte Cristo is one of the most beautiful and amazing story of XIX Century and the universal literature in general.
This incredible books tells a story about a young sailor that is getting married with a very beautiful woman called Mercedes. The jealousy of a group of men, and a letter that compromised the father of a magistrate causes the imprisonment of this sailor by the magistrate who close in the sailor into a remote prison where is impossible to escape.
During the 14 years of prison, in a isolated and remote cell, the sailor comes across a wise and generous abbot who helps him to finding out the reason of him unfair and undeserved imprisonment and gives him an astounding treasure located in the Island of Monte Cristo, in Italy.
This story is a revenge story. Written by Alexander Dumas.
“..and Ali, lying in his tomb, left the traitor unpunished, but I, who have also been betrayed, assassinated and cast into a tomb, I have emerged from that tomb by the grace of God and I owe it to God to take my revenge. He sent me for that purpose. Here I am”
What I’ve learned
I’ve learned a lot reading this book. Every page of the book has an advice for how to live the life, and expecially the Count of Monte Cristo teaches you how to treat the arrogant and unjust persons in life. It is an incredible revenge story written in a fantastic way by the