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The Iceman Cometh

The Iceman Cometh


by Eugene O’Neill

The Iceman Cometh: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. Who killed Hickey’s wife? -> Hickey
2. What does Hickey want his friends to give up? -> Pipe dreams
3. What is the only way for Parritt to escape his guilt? -> Get drunk
4. When is Jimmy going to follow his dreams? -> As soon as possible
5. What does Hickey do for a living? -> Salesman