A Doll's House
by Henrik Ibsen
A Doll's House The Home Quotes
How we cite our quotes: Citations follow this format: (Act.Line). Every time a character talks counts as one line, even if what they say turns into a long monologue.
MRS. LINDE: "What a difference! Someone to work for and live for--a home to bring comfort into." (3.84)
Christine's main objective as a character seems to be finding a new home. To her, home seems to mean having a family to work and care for.
NORA: "You never can tell what mischief these men may contrive. We ought to be so well off, so snug and happy here in our peaceful home." (2.110)
It's interesting that their supposedly perfect home is threatened by nothing more than the truth.