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by George Bernard Shaw

Mrs. Pearce Timeline and Summary

  • Mrs. Pearce brings Eliza into Higgins's apartment and waits for Higgins's instructions regarding Eliza.
  • She takes Eliza to the bath.
  • Mrs. Pearce tells Higgins not to get carried away, that he can't simply treat her like an object.
  • Mrs. Pearce tells Higgins that he needs to clean up his act and set a good example for Eliza, and, especially, not to swear.
  • Mrs. Pearce brings in Alfred Doolittle.
  • Mrs. Pearce takes the newly clean Eliza to try on some new clothes.