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By Tennessee Williams

ISBN-10: 0811207560

ISBN-13: 9780811207560

ISBN-10: 0811207579

ISBN-13: 9780811207577

In this masterful play, Tennessee Williams explores the which means of loneliness and the necessity for human connection during the lens of 4 ladies and the designs and needs they harbor—for themselves and for every other.

It is a hot June morning within the West finish of St. Louis within the mid-thirties––a wonderful Sunday for a picnic at Creve Coeur Lake. yet Dorothea, considered one of Tennessee Williams’s most tasty "marginally youthful," without end hopeful Southern belles, is domestic watching for a cell name from the primary of the highschool the place she teaches civics––the guy she expects to satisfy her deferred goals of romance and matrimony. Williams’s unerring discussion finds all of the 4 characters of A wonderful Sunday for Creve Coeur with precision and readability: Dorothea, who does even her "setting-up routines" with poignant flutters; Bodey, her German roommate, who desires to pair Dotty along with her beer-drinking dual, blood brother, thereby assuring nieces, nephews, and a relatives for either herself and Dotty; Helena, a fellow instructor, with the "eyes of a predatory bird," who want to "rescue" Dotty from her vulgar, universal atmosphere and alternative a sublime yet sterile spinster lifestyles; and omit Gluck, a newly orphaned and distraught neighbor, whom Bodey comforts with espresso and crullers whereas Helena mocks them either. concentrating on one morning and one come upon of 4 ladies, Williams once more skillfully explores, with comedian irony and nice tenderness, the that means of loneliness, the necessity for human connection, in addition to the inevitable compromises one needs to make to get via "the future of life."

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