Caryl Churchill - Cloud Nine (1978)

?
father, natives, family
'I am a father to the natives here, And father to my family dear' p251
1 of 29
betty, clive, man
'I live for Clive [...] I am a man's creation' p251
2 of 29
joshua, clive, master, live
'My master is my light. I only live for him' p251-2
3 of 29
edward, father, see
'What father wants I'd dearly like to be. I find it rather hard as you can see' p252
4 of 29
Betty, Joshua, authority
'He is rude to me. He doesn't do what I say. Speak to him' p254
5 of 29
Clive, winks
'[Clive winks at Joshua, unseen by Betty. Joshua goes.]' p255
6 of 29
night air, warm
(Betty) 'The night air is deceptive' (Maud) 'The night air is deceptive' (Betty) 'I'm quite warm, too warm' p256
7 of 29
Clive, toss, Victoria
'[Clive tosses Victoria to Betty, who gives her to Ellen]' p257
8 of 29
dark, continent, Mrs Saunders
'you are dark like this continent' p263
9 of 29
Clive, Mrs Saunders
(Clive) 'I came' (Mrs Saunders) 'I didn't'
10 of 29
ball, men, women, spectators
'[Edward takes Victoria from Harry and gives her to Ellen. He takes the ball and throws it to Harry. Harry, Clive and Edward play ball.] (Betty) 'We'll be spectators and clap' p265
11 of 29
Edward, ball, straight
'[Edward misses the ball]' (Harry) 'Throw straight now' p265
12 of 29
Clive, boy, feelings
'A boy has no business having feelings' p266
13 of 29
empire, family
'The empire is one big family' p266
14 of 29
mother, daughter, wife
'You are a mother. And a daughter. And a wife' p268
15 of 29
Ellen, Betty, love
(Betty) 'you don't know what love is' (Ellen) 'Betty, I love you [I worship you Betty' (Betty) 'Oh Ellen, you are my only friend' p271
16 of 29
Edward, Victoria, gender roles
(Betty) 'Edward, I've told you before, dolls are for girls' p274 (Maud) 'Victoria will learn to play with [the doll]' p275
17 of 29
Clive, responsibility, natives
'I know I have a responsibility towards them, to care for them and bring them all to be like Joshua' p277
18 of 29
Women, dark, dangerous
'[Women] are darker and more dangerous than men [...] women are too weak to resist [...] we must resist this dark female lust' p277
19 of 29
Edward, master, Joshua
(Edward) 'You fetch her sewing at once, do you hear me? You move when I speak to you, boy' (Joshua) 'Yes sir, master Edward sir'
20 of 29
Harry, homosexuality, marriage
(Clive) 'My God Harry, how disgusting [...] I feel contaminated [...] the most revolting perversion [...] you must get married' p282-3
21 of 29
Cathy, painting, apron
'Cathy, do stop. Do a painting [...] paint a house' (Cathy) 'No' (Lin) 'Princess.' (Cathy) 'No. [...] don't want an apron' p289
22 of 29
Lin, lesbian
'I'm a lesbian' p291
23 of 29
adultery, women
'Does it count as adultery with a woman?' p296
24 of 29
Cathy, pink dress, rifle
[She is wearing a pink dress and carrying a rifle' p299
25 of 29
bisexuality, whole person
'You're the one experimenting with bisexuality [...] but I don't think you're being a whole person' p301
26 of 29
Lin, Victoria, silly
(Lin) 'Come and live with me' (Victoria) 'don't be silly' p303
27 of 29
dead brother
(Lin)' And you are dead' (Soldier) '******* dead all right yeh' (Lin) 'Have you come back to tell us something?' (Soldier) 'No I've come for a ****' p310
28 of 29
Betty Act 1 and 2
'Betty from act 1 comes. Betty and Betty embrace' p320
29 of 29

Other cards in this set

Card 2

Front

'I live for Clive [...] I am a man's creation' p251

Back

betty, clive, man

Card 3

Front

'My master is my light. I only live for him' p251-2

Back

Preview of the back of card 3

Card 4

Front

'What father wants I'd dearly like to be. I find it rather hard as you can see' p252

Back

Preview of the back of card 4

Card 5

Front

'He is rude to me. He doesn't do what I say. Speak to him' p254

Back

Preview of the back of card 5
View more cards

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar English resources:

See all English resources »See all Cloud Nine resources »