Eva Smith

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  • Eva Smith
    • Young woman, who suffered at the hands of the Birling Family and Gerald
    • Sacked by Mr Birling from his factory for leading a strike for better pay
    • Became the mistress of Gerald Croft to whom she was known as Daisy Renton
    • Impregnated by Eric Birling
    • Applied to a charity for help, but Mrs Birling refused her
    • Committed suicide by swallowing disinfectant
    • "A lively looking girl - country bred" - Inspector Goole
    • "She'd had a lot to say - far too much - so she had to go" - Mr Birling
    • "She was very pretty and looked as if she could take care of herself" - Sheila
    • "Now she had to try something else" - Inspector Goole (Euphemism for prostitution)
    • "But how do you know it's the same girl" - Gerald

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