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Death of a Salesman

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PLAY
"I'm the New England man. I'm vital in New England."
Willy
He's liked, but he's not well liked."
Biff
"The man who makes an appearance in the business world, the man who creates personal interest, in the man who gets ahead. Be liked and you will never want."
Willy
What I was 17, I walked into the jungle, and when I was 21, I walked out. And by God, I was rich!
Ben
I'm losing weight, y'notice Pop?
Happy
Attention, attention must finally be paid to such a person
Linda
He's a man way out there in the blue, riding on a smile and a shoeshine
Linda
You can't eat the orange and throw the peel away - a man is not a piece of fruit
Willy
After all the highways, and the trains, and the appointments, and the years, you end up worth more dead than alive.
Willy
Never fight fair with a stranger, boy. You'll never get out of the jungle that way
Ben
. . . because the woods are burning. . .
Willy
I'm not a dime a dozen
Willy
Business is business
Howard
Nobody dast blame this man
Charley
The playwright of Death of a Salesman
Arthur Miller
City play takes place
Brooklyn, NY
Time period of the play
Late 40's
Willy Loman's career
Salesman
Willy's two sons are . . .
Biff and Happy
What does the silver athletic trophy symbolize ?
Biff's future - potentional for success
Who is Ben
Willy's Brother
What is Bernard's occupation
Lawyer
Who represents the ideal salesman to Willy
Dave Spengialman
What musical instrument is symbolic in the play?
A flute
Significance of the title
Willy dies as does Biff - no longer going to be a salesman