What made M. Hamel cry towards the end of his last lesson?

What made M. Hamel cry towards the end of his last lesson?

What made M. Hamel cry towards the end of his last lesson? 


Answer: Towards the end of his last French lesson, as the church clock struck twelve and the trumpets of the Prussians sounded under the window, M. Hamel was completely overwhelmed with emotions. Feeling choked, he was unable to talk further and dismissed the class by making a gesture with his hand.

What made M. Hamel cry towards the end of his last lesson?


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