Sweet Bird of Youth Summary
Tennessee Williams

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Sweet Bird of Youth Overview

Sweet Bird of Youth is a play by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Tennessee Williams. In this play, Chance Wayne, a failed actor and gigolo, returns to his hometown of St. Cloud seeking to connect with his former sweetheart, Heavenly Finley. Boss Finley, Heavenly’s father, is a prominent local politician running for re-election, and will stop at nothing to keep Chance away from both his daughter and his campaign. Sweet Bird of Youth is a tragedy about the inevitable loss of youth and the passage of time.

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