Glass Menagerie

Glass Menagerie - Symbolism of the unicorn Anonymous The symbolism of the unicorn has two very different meanings. One of the symbols is happiness and love. The other one symbols sadness and hatred. You first come into contact with the unicorn when Jim sees it. This is where the first symbolism comes into place. Once Laura starts to talk about it you can sense a feeling of happiness once they really get into their conversation. They start to talk about there past, which included ?Blue Roses.? On
Glass Menagerie Commentary Sarah First of all, I liked the way that The Glass Menagerie was not specifically dated. What I mean by this, is even though the play was written in the forties, today we (people in general), can still relate to some of the issues in it. Like take for example the disability issue. Laura was so self conscious of her disability, but in reality, people did not really even notice. This is how society in general treats people with disabilities today - the same as everyone e
Glass Menagerie: Relationship Between Jim and Laura Sarah In high school, Jim was basically your all around nice guy. He was friendly to everyone, and an example of this is that he called Laura Blue Roses. He was being friendly when he nicknamed her that, but otherwise they didn't really talk to each other. That was basically under the only circumstances that they actually talked. The only reason that Jim asked Laura what was the matter in the first place, was because she was out of school for
Symbolism and The Glass Menagerie , by Tennessee Williams Tennessee Williams' The Glass Menagerie is a classic for a number of reasons. The narrator, Tom Wingfield, gives the reader an inside look into the lives of a common family living in the pre- world war depression era. The members o f this family experience many things , and their lives are made more meaningful through Williams' use of symbolism. Three important symbols are the fire escape, the glass menagerie, and rainbows. Through the