AIC Character-Eric Birling

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  • Eric Birling
    • He admits that he made Eva Smith pregnant after meeting her at the palace bar
      • He accuses his mother of murdering his unborn child and her grandchild
    • He accuses his mother of murdering his unborn child and her grandchild
    • Drinks too much at the celebratory dinner
      • "Squify"
    • He acknowledges his responsibility towards Eva Smith's death
      • "I say the girl's dead and we all helped to kill her"
    • He accepts the Inspectors words/ his expectations for change
    • He admits that he gave Eva Smith money that he stole from his father's firm
      • £50
    • Part of the younger generation that accepts that their families ideas towards the working class are wrong
      • "You're beginning to pretend now that nothing's really happened at all"
    • Loses the most and would suffer the most through public humiliation
    • He is regretful towards Eva
    • He can be aggressive when his is drunk
      • " I was in that state when a chap easily turns nasty"
    • He tried to help Eva
      • He admits that he gave Eva Smith money that he stole from his father's firm
        • £50
    • "We did her in all right"
    • Has socialist views which contrast to her parents views

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