Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
by Tennessee Williams
Maggie (the Cat) Timeline and Summary
- After the no-neck monsters ruin her dress, Maggie comes back to the bedroom to change.
- Maggie and Brick talk about their sex life.
- Maggie gets dressed.
- Maggie spars with Big Mama about her sex life with Brick.
- Maggie asks Mae why her children have dogs' names.
- Maggie forces Brick to discuss Skipper and to listen to her finish her story of the night she spent with Skipper.
- Brick tries to hit Maggie several times.
- Maggie tells Brick she is able to have babies.
- Maggie asks Brick to give Big Daddy his present.
- Maggie pretends to be excited when Big Daddy opens his present to find a cashmere sweater.
- Maggie delivers Brick to Big Daddy for their father-son conversation.
- Maggie helps deliver the news to Big Mama that Big Daddy is dying.
- Maggie condemns the avarice and greed she sees around her.
- Maggie informs everyone she is pregnant.
- Maggie turns out the lights and removes the alcohol from the bedroom.
- Maggie tells Brick she loves him.