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Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

by Tennessee Williams

Gender Quotes Page 4

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Quote #10

BIG DADDY
I'll smother her in—minks! Ha Ha! I'll strip her naked and smother her in minks and choke her with diamonds and smother her with minks and hump her from hell to breakfast. Ha aha ha ha hha! (II.96.760-765)

Big Daddy's relationship to women is also slightly tinged with violence. The way he talks about his desire for women, when he has renewed belief in his life, is quite disturbing in its vivid description, and he often strikes at Big Mama.

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