The man believes that it is out of good luck he has managed to meet Winnie and decides to move on with her.
However, after discovering that Winnie had killed her husband, Ossipona not only plans to break up with her, but also to stop relating with women and opts to become a drunkard.
‘The Secret Agent’ by Joseph Conrad is political novel which was set in London and published in the early twentieth century. Other characters that are important include the wife of Mr.
Although the novel has got other themes, terrorism is among the most outstanding issues that have been discussed through out the whole story. Verloc, his mother in law as well as his brother in law who suffers from a mental condition.
The novel majors in explaining the work life of Verloc as well as his family life.
It has a tragic ending since the brother in law dies and Verloc is stabbed by his wife to death who goes missing after trying to run away.
More often than not, presence of a mother in law in the house causes not only conflicts but may also lead to a family breakup.
It was expected that the presence of Winnie’s mother in Mr. Nevertheless, the actions of the Winnie’s mother had far many severe consequences because due to Mr.
Use of Stevie to deposit Verloc’s bomb has lead to a lot of unexpected outcome.
It does not only lead to the breakdown of the family but also to the death of some of the main characters: Mr. It is quite ironic how Conrad uses situational irony not only to maintain the tone of the story but also to make it interesting.