"I am the narrator of the play, and also a character in it. The other characters in it. The other characters are my mother, Amanda, my sister Laura, and a gentlemen caller who appears in the final scenes. He is the most realistic character in the play, being an emissary from a world reality that we were somehow set apart from. But since I have a poets weakness for symbols, I am using this character also as a symbols, I am using this character also as a symbol; he is the long-delayed but always expected something that we live for"(Williams 5).
"Laura, where have you been going when you've gone out pretending that you were going to business college"
"I've just been out walking"
"House, house! Who pays rent on it, who makes a slave of himself to-"
"Don't you DARE to-"
"Why do you go to the movies so much, Tom?"
"I go to the movies because-I like adventure. Adventure is something I don't have much of at work, so I go to the movies"