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POSITIVE IMAGES OF RURAL LIFE
When Willy talks to Linda about his journey back home, he describes the scenery that he drove
past: "the trees are so thick, and the sun is warm"
"remember those two elm trees out there?... [we] hung the swing between them" Willy,
reminiscing. ([we] is Biff and Willy.)
"this time of year it was lilac and wistaria... then the peonies... and the daffodils" Willy, to Linda,
("Texas is cool now, and it's spring") Biff, about his job.
"raise cattle, use our muscles. Men built like we are should be working out in the open" Biff, to
Happy, complaining about the city jobs.
"with a ranch I could do the work I like and still be something" Biff and his love for the outdoors.
"just swingin' there under those branches" Willy, about the hammock he bought in Albany.
"there's snakes and rabbits" Willy, boasting about the hunting privileges in Brooklyn.
"Biff can fell any one of these trees in no time" Willy, to Ben.
("we're gonna rebuild the entire front stoop right now") Willy, in front of Ben.
"we should be mixing cement on some open plain, or or carpenters. A carpenter is allowed to
whistle!" Biff, to Happy.
"Be a carpenter, a cowboy, enjoy yourself!" Willy, to Biff.
("we'd be out playin' ball again...!) Happy, to Biff.
"little place out in the country, and I'll raise some vegetables, a couple of chickens..." Willy,
dreaming out loud, to Linda.
"I'd build a little guest house,( `cause I got so many fine tools, all I'd need would be a little lumber")
Willy, to Linda, about Biff + Happy settling down.
"I could build two guest houses" same as above ^^.