An Inspector Calls

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  • An Inspector Calls
    • Mr Birling
      • 'hard-headed business man'
      • 'We hardheaded practical business men must say something sometime.
      • 'community and all that nonsense.'
      • 'I can't except any responsibility.'
      • 'Perhaps I ought to warn you'
      • 'This makes a difference.'
      • 'then she got herself into trouble there, I suppose?'
      • 'Lower costs and higher prices'
    • Inspector Goole
      • (cutting through, massively)
      • 'you used the power you had,'
      • 'we have to share something. If there's nothing else, we'll have to share our guilt.'
      • "What happened to her then maybe have determined what happened to her afterwards"
      • "And you think young women ought to be protected against unpleasant and disturbing things?"
      • "You''ll be able to divide the responsibility between you when I've gone"
      • "Each of you helped to kill her"
      • "they will be taught it in fire and blood and anguish"
      • "there are millions and millions of Eva Smiths"
    • Mrs Birling
      • 'When you're married you'll realize that men with important work to do sometimes have to spend nearly all their time and energy on their business.'
      • 'He's only a boy'
      • 'I think Sheila and I had better go to the drawing room and leave you men-'
      • 'I did nothing i am ashamed of'
      • 'I must say we are learning something  tonight'
      • 'I used mmyinfluence to have it refused'
      • 'Just be quiet so your father can decide what we ought to do'
      • 'Eric, I'm completely ashamed of you'
    • Sheila
      • 'is it the one you wanted me to have?'
      • 'But these girls aren't cheap labour- they're people
      • 'So I'm really responsible?'
      • 'I'll never, never do it again'
      • "You talk as if we were responsible"
      • "I expect you've done things you're ashamed of too"
      • "It didn't seem to be anything very terrible at the time"
      • "You don't seem to have learnt anything"
      • "It doesn't make any real difference"
      • "It's you two who are childish- trying not to face the facts"
      • "I suppose we're all nice people now"
    • Gerald
      • 'Wouldn't you rather I was out of this?'
      • 'We're respectable citizens and not criminals.'
      • 'don't say anything tothe Inspector.'
      • "You couldn't have done anything else"
      • "It's bound to be unpleasant and disturbing"
      • "You've been through it- and now you want to see someone else put through it"
      • "I've suddenly realised [...] that she's dead"
      • "Everything's all right now Shiela"
    • Eric Birling
      • "It's all the same whether it's been told to a police inspector or somebody else"
      • "You're beginning to pretend now that nothing's really happened at all"
      • "You killed her [...] and your own grandchild"
      • "It isn't if you can't go and work somewhere else"
      • "I think I'd better turn in"
  • Eric Birling
    • "It's all the same whether it's been told to a police inspector or somebody else"
    • "You're beginning to pretend now that nothing's really happened at all"
    • "You killed her [...] and your own grandchild"
    • "It isn't if you can't go and work somewhere else"
    • "I think I'd better turn in"

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