Fantine (Character)

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Fantine is a fictional character in Victor Hugo's 1862 novel Les Misérables. She is a young grisette in Paris who becomes pregnant by a rich student. After he abandons her, she is forced to look after her child, Cosette, on her own. Originally a pretty and naive girl, she is eventually forced by circumstances to become a prostitute, selling her hair and front teeth, losing her good looks and health. The money she earns is sent to support her daughter. Wikipedia


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Fantine is a member of the following lists: Fictional French people, Fictional prostitutes, Lists of characters in written fiction, Fictional characters introduced in 1862, Les Misérables characters, Les Misérables by Victor Hugo, Les Misérables by Victor Hugo and French celebrities.

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