The Count of Monte Cristo. Anticipation Guide. Anticipation Guide. People who are too trusting deserve whatever they get if someone takes advantage of them. If you are innocent of any crime, but put in jail, it is not wrong to escape from jail.
“This is not because Monte Cristo has equal merit as a work of art or as a probe of the psyche, but because it speaks so powerfully to our need to fantasize impossible victories of the individual against injustice.”