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A Doll's House

A Doll's House

by Henrik Ibsen

Nils Krogstad Timeline and Summary

  • Krogstad as a meeting with Torvald, where he's told he'll most likely be fired.
  • He blackmails Nora to get her to talk to Torvald on his behalf.
  • Krogstad gets fired anyway.
  • So, he shows up for another blackmailing session.
  • He says he'll soon control the bank instead of Torvald.
  • Krogstad drops a letter in the mailbox, detailing his demands to Torvald.
  • He reunites with Christine and has a major change of heart.
  • Krogstad sends a letter to the Helmers, releasing them from his clutches.

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