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Inherit the Wind

Inherit the Wind

by Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee

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Character Role Analysis

Brady and Drummond

These two lawyers are the Battle Royale contestants of play. And they are so different that we end up learning a lot about each of them through their differences. Brady's desire for fame and recognition is intensified by Drummond's rejection of silly honorary titles. Brady's blind faith is a huge contrast to Drummond's need for the truth. A little of this, a little of that, you know?


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