Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov Plot Summary
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He has an incredibly distorted view of the world; thus, we see the world through the eyes of an extremely unreliable narrator.
Humbert asks her to run away with him, but she refuses.
This device allows heinous moral and criminal acts to be described and read and examined within a legal and therefore legitimate framework.
La Salle traveled with her over various states for 21 months and is believed to have raped her.
So what follows is a story of a man who has convinced himself that his actions are perfectly justified.
The opera was nominated for Russia's award.
Jenkins also notes that some of Humbert's more brutal actions are omitted or changed from the film.