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The Duke and Duchess trick DQ

The Duke and Duchess trick DQ

“Sancho’s words made the duchess laugh again and gave her fresh amusement, and dismissing him to sleep she went away to tell the duke the conversation she had with him, and between them they plotted and arranged to play a joke upon Don Quixote….ETC” (Part 2 Chapter 33) Paige Arnau and Kile McNair

New Don Quixote?

New Don Quixote?

Kile McNair 10/19/17 Blog Post After starting volume two in of the novel there are obvious changes from the beginning. In chapter one of the novel Don Quixote was very confident in his speech of knighthood, it was hard for one to explain anything to Quixote. Now in the second part of the novel Quixote […]

Don Quixote Potion GIF

Don Quixote Potion GIF

“At this point Sancho Panza, who had drawn near to hear the conversation, said, in order to make everything plain, “Well, sirs, you may like or dislike what I am going to say, but the fact of the matter is, my master, Don Quixote, is just as much enchanted as my mother. He is in […]

Don Quixote The Loser

Don Quixote The Loser

As I began to think about all I have read about don Quixote I begin to stop and realize more and more, that he is a loser. Every day he goes out on his so called great journeys just to get embarrassed time after time, his partner Sancho is supposed to be his most worthy […]

Don Quixote Crazy?

Don Quixote Crazy?

There are many words to describe the man Don Quixote, some people would might say he is insane, stupid, a madman and maybe in some cases smart. If you could ask any person if changing identities as many times as don quixote did in his lifetime they would say that he is either insane or […]

How To Describe Quixote

How To Describe Quixote

How would you describe Don Quixote? does he live up to his inner dreams of being a brave knight that saves innocent lives day in and day out? or is Quixote a just a liability to himself and others all around him. This is a very broad argument but in my opinion, I believe based […]

Chapters 1-8 reflection

Chapters 1-8 reflection

Based on the chapters I read so far, it showed me how Don Quixote was not afraid to be whatever he put his mind to. He did not care about what others thought of him, he was focused on finding his right identity. Quixote was confident in any of his identities that he found in […]