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A persons trust is something that is coveted by many and seldom gained Stability in mind and body may often be determined on the ability of an individual to trust someone and handle their dependency There is a prime example of this scenario in the play My Sister in This House when the Lutton sisters first interact with each other at the Danzards When Lea says to Christine Tell me Youre always keeping something from me Tell me 10 it suggests that Christines trust in anyone including her sister is dwindling The progression of Christines breakdown starts right at the beginning of the play and finally unfolds when she loses faith in herself and can only depend on her sister As a result she is pushed over the edge and commits the murderIn reading the play a side note says that Christine turns away 10 an indication that she feels her detachment from her sister and cannot bear to even look at her A few lines later Christine says I said that till you learned you had to have someone to protect you 10 Lea replies with And that was you That was you Am I right Christine 10 Just as Lea goes to hug Christine Christine turns away and mutters The rooms cold 10 Cold like her heart is growing each day because of her lack of trust and her ailing dependency It seems that she cannot even trust her own mother to take care of her little sister and the weight of the responsibility in looking after Lea is sometimes hard to bear The reoccurring cold references appear often in the beginning to give the reader that dark solitude and inner loneliness feel This goes hand in hand with her losing her sense of identity and questioning whom she can trust After waking up one morning Lea sits up out of her bed and says Its freezing in here Is it always
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