Margaret is the wife of Dr. Harry Hyman, Sylvia Gellburg’s doctor.
START: I worked in the pediatric ward for a couple of years. And sometimes we’d have thirty or forty babies in there at the same time. A day or two old and they’ve already got a personality; this one lays there stiff as a mummy…
END: The next one is Miss Dreary, already worried about her hemline drooping. And how could it be otherwise--each one has twenty thousand years of the human race backed up behind him...and you expect to change him?
For full extended monologue, please refer to the script edition cited here: Arthur Miller, Broken Glass, Methuen Drama, 1995, p.65
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