Forgot your password?  

Hedda Gabler Chapter Summary & Analysis - Act 2, Part 2 Summary

This Study Guide consists of approximately 71 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Hedda Gabler.
This section contains 722 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)
Purchase our Hedda Gabler Study Guide

Act 2, Part 2 Summary

Hedda and Lovborg flip through a photo album of her honeymoon. Though Tesman occasionally enters and leaves the room, Lovborg takes the opportunity to speak intimately with Hedda about their past relationship, He tells her that he loved her deeply, and he couldn't believe she ended their relationship and married Tesman. He says that it was incredible to him that he confessed all his indiscretions to her, and asks whether she had wanted to transform him. Hedda tells him that it was the curiosity of a well-bred girl about a life she was supposed to know nothing about. This curiosity made her confront him about what was going on, and that's why she ended the relationship. She could feel herself wanting to participate in life the same way he did, and she couldn't accept that. She calls herself a coward. She confesses that she was...

(read more from the Act 2, Part 2 Summary)

This section contains 722 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)
Purchase our Hedda Gabler Study Guide
Copyrights
Hedda Gabler from BookRags and Gale's For Students Series. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook