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A Doll's House

A Doll's House


by Henrik Ibsen

A Doll's House: Talking Barbie, in Her Doll’s House True or False

1. Who said, “To be free, absolutely free. To spend time playing with the children. To have a clean, beautiful house, the way Torvald likes it”? -> Nora
2. Who said, “One can't have anything in this life without paying for it”? -> Dr. Rank
3. Who said, “The black, cold, icy water. Down and down, without end—if it would only end”? -> Nora
4. Who said, “From now on, forget happiness. Now it’s just about saving the remains, the wreckage, the appearance”? -> Torvald
5. Who said, “Still it was really tremendous fun sitting there working and earning money. It was almost like being a man”? -> Nora