MY COUSIN RACHEL

Reading Proyect

Introduction

“My Cousin Rachel” is a novel written by Daphne Du Maurier. "Who killed Ambrose Ashley?" Ambrose is the guardian of his cousin Philip, he must spend the winter in warmer climes because of some health problems, he went to Italy, but he kept writing to Philip. he met Rachel (Philip´s cousin) and married her, but one day Ambrose stopped sending letters, so Philip decided to go to Italy, there, he found out that Ambrose had died and Rachel had gone with Ambrose's things, he returned to his estate and then Rachel arrives and he falls in love with her... Between letters, messages and rumors, the question that everyone is trying to answer is: who killed ambrose? The novel ends in a shocking event that you surely want to discover.

Philip Vs. Rachel

Philip hates Rachel and he feels jealous because now Ambrose loves her and he is spending more time with her. He gets more jealous when Ambrose send a letter telling that he was going to get married with her.

Philip Vs. Rainildi

Philip doesn’t like Rainildi living in his house. He suspected that Rainildi was in love with Rachel, so he asked Rachel to take him out of the house.

Kendall Vs. Philip

Philip wanted to be able to manage the money Ambrose had left him in his will; but Mr. Kendall was in charge of the money and the jewels of the family until Philip turned 25 years old.

Louise Vs. Rachel

Philip wanted to be able to manage the money Ambrose had left him in his will; but Mr. Kendall was in charge of the money and the jewels of the family until Philip turned 25 years old.

Philip and Ambrose vs. Laburnum seeds

Philip and Ambrose are being poisoned by Rachel, unfortunately Ambrose couldn’t survive; but Philip noticed the laburnum seeds on time and he stopped receiving the drinks that Rachel offered him.

Conclusion

Even though Louise and Mr. Kendall warned Philip about Rachels intentions, he didn’t realized they were real until it was too late, but in the end, he managed the situation well and he rescued the money and jewels from Rachels hands.