The Chairs

by: Eugène Ionesco

Analysis of Major Characters Quick Quiz

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What does the Old Man call his wife when he sobs in her lap?

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Why does the Old Woman praise the Old Man?

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Whose departure does the Old Woman lament?

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What theatrical role does the Orator metaphorically represent?

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What did the Old Man do when his mother was on her deathbed?