The Bald Soprano
The Bald Soprano
by Eugene Ionesco
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The Bald Soprano Society and Class Quotes Page 4

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How we cite the quotes:
Citations follow this format: (Line). Every time a character talks counts as one line, even if what they say turns into a long monologue. We used Donald M. Allen's translation.
Quote #10

Mrs. Martin: "What I think is that a maid, after all--even though it's none of my business
--is never anything but a maid" (443)

Here, Mrs. Martin expresses a pretty classist attitude. She seems to be saying that anyone who is a maid isn't capable of being anything else. Mrs. Martin thinks that Mary is low class and will stay that way forever.

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