Chapter abstracts are short descriptions of events that occur in each chapter. They highlight major plot events and detail the important relationships and characteristics of characters and objects. The Chapter Abstracts can be used to review what the students have read, or to prepare the students for what they will read. Hand the abstracts out in class as a study guide, or use them as a "key" for a class discussion. They are relatively brief, but can serve to be an excellent refresher of the text for either a student or teacher.
Act 1, Pages 130-149 Abstract
* The play opens in the Lomans' simple home.
* An exhausted Willy Loman enters and goes to the kitchen where he is joined by wife Linda.
* Willy explains how he almost had a car accident so came home.
* Linda thinks Willy, at sixty, should be a salesman in New York.
* Linda and Willy...
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