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Losing Willy

Mahood

Losing Willy

by Mahood

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Published by Puffin in (Harmondsworth) .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published: London : Macmillan, 1977.

StatementKenneth Mahood.
SeriesPicture puffins
The Physical Object
Pagination(32)p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22719354M
ISBN 10014050320X

Willy is convinced that selling has made him a respected and successful man. In reality, his “perfect life” is shadowed by the affair. Willy lives a life of illusion; believing success at the cost of losing his family if his lies catch up with him. Having a lying failure of a father leaves Biff to believe his own failure is because of his. Discussion Questions for Act I of Death of a Salesman. In what ways does Willy contribute to Happy’s obsession with losing weight? (17) Do you think the story Willy tells to his sons (in the flashback to ) about his meeting the Mayor for coffee is true? Discussion Questions for Act II of Death of a Salesman.

Don’t live in the past. As the play progresses, Willy begins to retreat more and more into the past. He daydreams about a happier time when his sons loved him and he was a success at work. As he mulls over the past, Loman tries to figure out how things went wrong. Usually he pegs not being “well liked” as the root of his current troubles.   As Swaggerty notes, “many readers can relate to the feeling of inhabiting a book, or losing themselves in a story. When readers are really “into” a story, they sometimes forget that they are reading a book” (p. 25). In Anthony Browne’s Willy the Wimp, Willy the chimpanzee begins the story as a somewhat emasculated male afraid to.

In many ways Willy is like a small child, and Linda is like a mother who anxiously protects him from Biff, Happy, and the rest of the world. Linda is a character driven by desperation and fear. Even though Willy is often rude to her and there is the possibility that Linda suspects Willy may have had an affair, she protects him at all costs. DEATH OF A SALESMAN BY ARTHUR MILLER FREE STUDY GUIDE / BOOKNOTES OVERALL ANALYSIS CHARACTER ANALYSIS Happy Loman. Happy is the younger son of Willy Loman and is unattractive and overweight. As a boy, he was over-shadowed by his older brother Biff, who was doted upon by Willy because he was handsome and a star football player.


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Willy's memories are key to understanding his character. He carefully selects memories or re-creates past events in order to devise situations in which he is successful or to justify his current lack of prosperity.

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In the first scene of the play, Willy Loman has returned early from a sales trip because he has lost the ability to drive. He is speaking to his wife. In his exhausted state, Willy does not try to hide the truth. Willy’s admission of failure is evidence that he trusts Linda enough to reveal to her his shortcomings.

CHARLEY: Nobody dast blame this man. You don’t understand: Willy was a salesman. And for a salesman, there’s no rock bottom to the life. He don’t put a bolt to a nut, he don’t tell you the law or give you medicine. He’s a man way out there in the blue riding on a smile and a shoeshine.

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