A Cursed Couple
Jack and Rose are the famous and tragic heroes of the movie Titanic. This film recounts the events that led to the sinking of the famous ship through the love story of Jack and Rose. Rose is a young English middle-class woman whose family is not so rich anymore, and who embarks on the Titanic with her mother and the American fianc? whom she does not love but who will allow her family to keep its way of life. Jack is a very modest young man who wins his ticket for the Titanic in a poker game at the very last moment. One night, after another evening with her fianc? who only sees her as an object, she feels desperate and goes to the third class deck and climbs over the parapet to try to commit suicide. But Jack is there and convinces her not to jump by threatening to jump with her if she does. Over the next few days, she sees him again and quickly falls under the spell of his innocence and kindness. One night, after he has been invited to dinner at the rich people’s house, Jack takes her dancing in third class. After yet another rebuke from her fianc?, Rose goes to see Jack and asks him if she can run away with him once they arrive in New York. Unfortunately, their happiness will be short-lived, as shortly after, the ship hits the iceberg and Jack loses his life.