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Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?


by Edward Albee

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Marriage Quotes

How we cite our quotes: Citations follow this format: (Act.Line). Every time a character talks counts as one line, even if what they say turns into a long monologue.

Quote #10

George (Long silence) : It will be better.
Martha (Long silence): I don't…know.
George: It will be…maybe. […]
Martha: Just…us? (3.529-3.534)

This snippet comes after the destruction of their imaginary son. Will the marriage be able to survive without illusion? Will it thrive or finally completely collapse? Both options seem equally possible.

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