Themes- Mother and daughter relationships.

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Abandonment 

Helga must send Eva away on the 'Kindertransport', but a sense of abandoment is evoked trough Eva's disapproval.

  • Helga - "Only by sending you away" - "it's for the best". Eva: "will you miss me". 

This is also evdient when Evelyn abanones Helga at the dock:

  • Helga - "get on the boat with me" Evelyn: "i'm not ready yet. Not at all"

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