Young Julien Sorel, the son of a country timber merchant, carries a portrait of his hero, Napoleon Bonaparte, and dreams of military glory. A brilliant career in the Church leads him into Parisian high society, where, "mounted upon the finest horse in Alsace", he gains high military office and wins the heart of the aristocratic Mlle Mathilde de la Mole. Julien's cunning and ambition lead him into all sorts of scrapes, but it is the struggle between his passion for two beautiful women - the quixotic Mathilde and the loyal Mme de Rênal - which ultimately decides his destiny.
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Bill Homewood's reading....
The protagonist's experience in the seminary.
I listened to "The count of Monte Cristo". I just wish this one was as long so I could keep listening.
Please convince Mr. Homewood to do more readings of classics.
Great Audiobook of a French Classic