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Arms and the Man

Act Two, Scene Two



Basics

Show Type
Genders
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Age Ranges
  • Young Adult
  • Adult
Style
Period
Time/Place
Bulgaria, a small town, the Petkoff home, the garden, springtime, 1880s,
Act/Scene
Act Two, Scene Two

Scene Context

Louka, though defiant and scornful of her subservient role, is a maid in the Petkoff household.

Scene Text

Start:Sergius: Louka, do you know what the higher love it?
Louka: No, sir.
Sergius: Very fatiguing thing to keep up for any length of time, Louka. One feels the need of some relief after it.

End:Sergius: Oh, you wish to be payed for the hurt?
Louka: No, I want my hurt made well.
Sergius: How? Never!

Shaw, George Bernard. Plays by George Bernard Shaw. Penguin Group Inc, New York, NY. 2004. pp. 130 - 133.

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