A View From The Bridge

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  • A View From The Bridge
    • Eddie  Carbone
      • Quotes
        • "B he's taking her for a ride" To Beatrice
        • "I want my      name"          To Beatrice
        • "I want my    respect"      To Beatrice
        • "Katie ... You're a baby, you don't understand these things" To Catherine
      • Relationships With Other Characters
        • Catherine - Incestuous Love
        • Beatrice - Family Love
        • Rodolfo - Hatred Jealousy
      • Summary
        • A man who wants his niece to himself and will do what it takes to achieve this
    • Beatrice
      • Quotes
        • "You want something else, Eddie, and you can never have her"             To Eddie
          • Catherine - Incestuous Love
        • "My God, what did you do?"               To Eddie
        • "The truth is not as bad as blood"            To Eddie
        • "What, are you gonna stand over her till' she's 40"   To Eddie
      • Relationships With Other Characters
        • Eddie -  Family Love
        • Catherine - Family Love
        • Marco + Rodolfo - Family Love
      • Summary
        • A loving and caring person who wants the best for everyone
    • Rodolfo
      • Quotes
        • "I have a nice face, but no money"
        • "I want to be an American"
        • "It's my fault, Eddie ... I wish to apologize"
        • "The guy aint right"         Eddie about Rodolfo
      • Summary
        • In Eddie's words, Rodolfo is evil and is stealing Catherine away from him
      • Relations with other characters
        • Catherine - Love
        • Eddie -   Eddie thinks he is homosexual
          • Context - In these times, it was seen as wrong to be gay
        • Beatrice - Family Love
        • Marco - Family Love
    • Marco
      • Quotes
        • "Animal! You go on your knees to me"  To Eddie
        • "If I stay there, they will never grow up"
        • [Marco is face-to-face with Eddie, a strained tension gripping his eyes and jaw]
      • Summary
        • A quiet man who takes the law into his own hands
          • Theme - Sicilian Law
      • Relationships with other characters
        • Rodolfo - Brotherly love
        • Eddie -  Hatred
    • Alfieri
      • Quotes
        • "The law is only a word for what has a right to happen"
        • "Now we are quite American. Now we settle for half"
          • He cam migrated from Italy and became a citizen, like Eddie
        • "I was so powerless to stop it"
      • Summary
        • A lawyer in his fifties turning grey. He is portly, good-humoured and thoughtful
      • Relationships with other characters
        • Eddie - Aquaintences
    • Catherine
      • Quotes
        • "If I was a wife, I would make a man happy instead of goin' at him all the time"
        • Beatrice (about Catherine) "She's crazy to start work"
        • "Eddie, I never meant to do nothing bad to you"
      • Summary
        • A controlled girl who wants to move on but satisfy her uncle
      • Relationships with other characters
        • Beatrice - Family love
        • Eddie -  Family love
        • Rodolfo -  Love

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