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All My Sons

Act One



Basics

Show Type
Genders
  • : 1
  • : 1
Age Ranges
  • Young Adult
  • Adult
Style
Period
Time/Place
Keller's backyard, 1947
Act/Scene
Act One

Scene Context

Ann Deever has returned to her hometown and is staying with her former neighbors,

Scene Text

Start:

Ann: You’re the only one I know who loves his parents!

Chris: I know. It went out of style, didn’t it?

Ann: [With a sudden touch of sadness] It’s all right. It’s a good thing. [She looks around.] You know? It’s lovely here. The air is sweet.

End:

Chris: Well, I lost them.

Ann: How many?

Chris: Just about all.

For full extended scene, please refer to clips or the script edition cited here: Miller, Arthur. All My Sons. Samuel French, 1947.

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