Emma and Charles’s daughter, a sweet, affectionate toddler. Emma generally ignores her or treats her cruelly, though the little girl obviously wants her attention very badly. Charles adores her, plays with her, and tries to teach her to read. After her parents die, she ends up living with a poor relation and working in a mill.
Berthe Bovary Character Timeline in Madame Bovary
The timeline below shows where the character Berthe Bovary appears in Madame Bovary. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Part 2, Chapter 3
Part 2, Chapter 5
Part 2, Chapter 6
Part 3, Chapter 6
Part 3, Chapter 11