A Doll's House

In A Doll's House by Ibsen, why does Torvald call Nora pet names?

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In A Doll's House, Ibsen uses the pet names that Torvald calls Nora as a type of characterization. He is showing how Torvald values and perceives Nora....as childlike, innocent, simple, and in many ways to belittle her.