Re Voltaires and Goethes social criticisms responsible for their protagonists different ends?

Answer this prompt:

Voltaire and Goethe are similar in using literature to critique society. However, the authors of Candideand The Sorrows of Young Wertherdiffer in that one protagonist lives while the other dies. Are differences in the authorsa criticisms responsible for the protagonistsa different ends?

Please include discussion of social hierarchies. Must include a strong thesis statement, clear structure and a COUNTERARGUMENT. Thank you. Online copies of the materials are provided below. The paper subject is Humanities 4: Enlightenment, Romanticism, Revolution (1660-1848).