by Thornton Wilder
Simon Stimson Timeline and Summary
- Simon leads the choir for "Blessed Be the Tie That Binds." He is drunk.
- Simon stumbles home past the Webb house. Mr. Webb greets him, but Simon just looks at him and moves on.
- We next encounter Simon in the cemetery. He committed suicide by hanging himself.
- He tells Emily that people are blind and ignorant when they’re alive.