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Trifles chronicles the differences in masculine and feminine thought patterns and in doing so discusses the nature of authority and how it is viewed in our culture Basically men and women account for two separate subcultures however these cultures were in now way equal when this play was written By this we can infer that in our American Culture men supposedly set the standards and thus account for much if not all of the authority However as is the case in the story Trifles masculine authority and epistemology source of knowledge is not always correct in its viewpoints Instead the viewpoints of women which serve here as a symbol for other cultures and their ways of thought complete the circle of knowledge that is the views and knowledge of others in combination with our own ideals allows us to discover truths that would have remained unknown if we would have simply chosen to remain in our own ignorant worlds Here is the answer to the mystery For many years the Wright house was a quite place One day Mrs Wright bought a bird The bird sang and made a lot of noise Mrs Wright sang also so she felt comforted by the presence of her new pet However Mr Wright did not like the bird for this reason It made too much noise Thus he killed the bird by squeezing its neck Mrs Wright then discovered her dead pet and placed its body in her beautiful sewing box She was so upset and troubled over the lose and the reintroduction of a silent household that she decided to kill her husband for what he had done So she waited until he was asleep and then slipped a rope around his neck killing him
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