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    • Sheila
      • “very pleased with life and rather excitedl
      • “Is this the one you wanted me to have?”
      • “but these girls aren’t cheap labour- they’re people”
      • “I know I’m to blame and I’m deeply sorry”
      • “If you want to know it’s you two acting like children”
      • “We all helped to kill her”
      • “It frightens me the way you talk”
      • “Mother I think it was cruel and vile”
      • To Gerald: “You fool he knows”
    • Eric
      • “He could have kept her on instead of throwing her out”
      • “Could I have a drink first”
      • “Squiffy”
      • “I was in the state when a chap easily turns nasty”
      • “I insisted on giving her enough money to keep her going”
      • To Mrs Birling: “Then you killed her and the child …. My child”
      • “Your beginning to pretend like nothing happened at all”
      • “I’m ashamed of  you all”
      • “The moneys not important, it’s what happened to the girl and what we did”
    • Gerald
      • “Well bread man about town”
      • “I believe  your right sir” agreeing with Arthur
      • “Not if it was just before the holidays, they’d all be broke if - I know them”
      • “You couldn’t have done anything else”
      • “We can keep it from him”(Inspector)
      • “I  Insisted  on  Daisy moving into those rooms, I didn’t install her to make love to her”
      • “ I didn’t feel about her as she felt about me”
      • “Wonderful fairy prince” Sheila
    • Mrs Birling
      • “ A rather cold woman and her husbands social superior”
      • “ when you’re married, you’ll realise that meant important work today sometimes they spent all the time on business. You have to get used to it just as I had “
      • “The things girls pick up these days “
      • “Girls of that class”
      • “As if a girl of that sort would refuse money”
      • “I did nothing I’m ashamed off, I used my influence to get it refused”
      • “I accept no blame at all “
      • “I blame the young man “
    • Mr Birling
      • “You’ll hear some people say that war is inevitable, but I say fiddle sticks”
      • “I may find myself on the honours list”
      • “As if we were all mixed up together like bees in a hive”
      • “A man has to mind his own business”
      • “I can’t accept any responsibility”
      • “They’d soon be asking for the Earth”
      • “I’ve got to cover this up”
      • “Absolutely unsinkable” (Titanic)
      • “It’s my duty to keep labour costs down


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