mrs birling

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  • Sybil Birling
    • Her involvement with eva Smith
      • Came to the Brumley womens charity organisationn for help
        • She was pregnant and needed money
      • refused to help her because she called herself Mrs Birling
      • said that it was the fathers responsibility
        • the father should be publicly blamed
          • ‘I blame the young man. He ought to be dealt with very severely.’
    • Key quotes
      • ‘I did nothing I’m ashamed of.’
        • doesnt regret what she has done inn the slightest
      • ‘She was claiming elaborate fine feelings and scruples that were simply absurd in a girl of her position.’
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    • responsibility
      • Refuses to accept her responsibility
      • tries to intimidate the inspector by making him seem inferior
      • claims that it is the girls own fault
    • Character
      • is married to Mr Birling
        • he is of a lower social status to her
          • ‘Arthur, you’re not supposed to say such things.’- reprimands him for talking about the cook
      • is unaware of a lot
        • Eric's drinking
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