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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is with Joy as the scene opens?
2. What is Harrington concerned with?
3. What does Lewis tell Joy?
4. Lewis says that he has been unable to do what?
5. Douglas and Warnie play which game in this scene?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
In the first scene of the play, Lewis describes what is meant by "Shadowlands." What definition does he give to this term? Why do you think the play is titled by this? What meaning does the play give us for what the Shadowlands are?
Essay Topic 2
Compare and contrast Lewis and Joy's first wedding ceremony with the second ceremony. Who is present at each of the weddings? What conditions are different between the two? How do the participants feel about each of the weddings?
Essay Topic 3
Trace the development of Lewis and Joy's relationship in the play. How did the pair meet? What events led to them developing feelings for each other?
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