* Site-Outage Notice: Our engineering elves will be tweaking the Shmoop site from Monday, December 22 10:00 PM PST to Tuesday, December 23 5:00 AM PST. The site will be unavailable during this time.
Dismiss
© 2014 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.
The Iceman Cometh

The Iceman Cometh

by Eugene O’Neill

Analysis: Steaminess Rating

Exactly how steamy is this story?

PG-13

With three prostitutes strutting around, you’d think things would get a little more steamy in this joint, but they never really go there. While Pearl, Margie, and Cora might share a story about some of their illicit activities, sex and romance don’t play a major role in this play. It’s more about booze, loneliness, and the deepening void of existence. You know, fun stuff like that.

People who Shmooped this also Shmooped...

Advertisement
Noodle's College Search
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement