scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 729
A In the play each of the four characters has their own personal secrets revealed First Georges failed attempt at being an author is brought to light by Martha She tells Nick and Honey about how George wrote a whole novel about a boy killing his mother and his father and how her father denied him the right to publish it He dubs this time of verbal abuse Humiliate the Host Next George turns the discussion onto Nick and Honey in a game called Get the Guests First he lets everyone know that Nick married Honey only for her money not for love Then he tells the group that Honey was afraid to have a baby so she killed it by taking pills Later George focuses his anger and contempt at Martha in a game called Bring up the Baby He is so angered by the fact that she tells Nick and Honey that they have a child he tells Martha that their son is dead Their pattern of speech and the way they word their phrases makes it apparent to the guests that in actuality George and Martha had no child The child has been created in order to make up for Marthas sterility B As the play progresses through its complete course and the secrets are revealed Martha and George and Nick and Honey all become closer to each other The fact that there are no more hidden secrets and lies between them makes them more as one Although painful during the revealing process an uncovered truth can obviously make a relationship grow stronger Throughout the first two and beginning of the third act Martha and George are at each others throats However after George tells Martha that their son is dead they are softer and more united as one 2 George and Martha have a severely love-hate relationship They are always arguing and never seem to be able to
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA