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An Ideal Husband

An Ideal Husband


by Oscar Wilde

An Ideal Husband: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. What seems to be a generally desirable institution? -> College
2. What types of people stay single? -> Villains
3. What are the holy grail of marriage, and the only way marriage can possibly work? -> Sloth
4. What start the show with a party, lend weight to the protagonist’s crisis, and give occasion for many, many witticisms? -> Politics
5. What is so ingrained in these characters that they can’t talk to their friends in front of the butler, and can’t order the butler in front of their friends? -> Folly