Study Guide

All Quiet on the Western Front Scene 27

Scene 27

Scene 27

  • The soldiers are dismissed and spend some recreation time at the Front Theater.
  • Paul and Albert decide to get drunk when they notice a poster of a beautiful woman and a posh gentleman.
  • They both reflect on how they'd forgotten such women exist in the world.
  • Despite not having a chance with her, they decide they should take a bath anyway. (Good call, guys.)