The Glass Menagerie
by Tennessee Williams
The Glass Menagerie Gender Quotes
How we cite our quotes: Citations follow this format: (Scene.Line). Every time a character talks counts as one line, even if what they say turns into a big long monologue.
"Do you realize he’s the first young man we’ve introduced to your sister? It’s terrible, disgraceful that poor little sister has never received a single gentleman caller!" (5. 61, Amanda).
Amanda places the responsibility on Tom to help Laura fulfill the duties of her gender.
"Character’s what to look for in a man." (5.107, Amanda).
While Amanda values looks for women, she does not for men.