A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE - SCENE SIX

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  • A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE - SCENE SIX
    • KEY QUOTES
      • "The hostility of sexual attraction" - Blanche
        • Suggesting a reason for Stanley's animosity towards her - foreshadows rape.
      • "Sometimes - there's God - so quickly" - Blanche
        • Uncharacteristic reference - not religious. Also suggests her honesty has been rewarded.
      • "Voulez-vous coucher avec moi ce soir?"
        • Alluding to Alexander Dumas the Younger - continued reference from her cultural differences with Mitch as she implies a bohemian french setting, and he is unable to understand.
    • KEY TERMS
      • Allusion
      • Religious reference
      • Foreshadow
      • Prolepsis

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