Short Essay Questions
1. Where does the play take place?
2. Describe the nightmare that Paris has in the beginning of the play?
3. Who is John Tucker?
4. Where did Mollie find John?
5. What is Paris's reaction to the fact that his mother picked up a stranger off the side of the road and that John has fallen for her?
6. Describe the background of Philip Lovejoy.
7. Who is Sister and what does she do?
8. What is John trying to figure out about the relationship between Mollie and Philip?
9. What has happened to Philip and his career as a writer?
10. How does Mollie react to Sister's blatant question of whether or not she loves Philip and if she plans to marry him for the third time?
11. What does Mother Lovejoy want Mollie to do and how does she want Mollie to act regarding her relationship with Philip?
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