Mallard's face indicate that she's keeping a lot of stuff inside, or that she's full of "repression. Chopin Mallard desires a wider and more expansive life than the one she currently possesses.
Unfortunately Mrs. Here, Mrs. Mallard is the character we know the most about by far.
What could love, the unsolved mystery, count for in face of this possession of self-assertion which she suddenly recognized as the strongest impulse of her being! Mallard into a whole new person.
Maybe it's not about Mr.