A Woman of No Importance
Publish date: April 1st 1996
Pages no: 96
Edition language: English
The only difference between the saint and the sinner is that every saint has a past, and every sinner has a future. Gerard: I want to go with Lord Illingworth, but I cannot abandon my mother. Mrs. Arbuthnot: You are all mine, son. Lord Illingworth: You can’t have him all for yourself, not anymore...
This is Wilde at his best. A firmly plotted satirical drama designed as a social commentary and full of absolutely stunningly witty lines."All women become like their mothers. That is their tragedy." "No man does. That is his."If I've learnt one thing from this play I think it can suffice to say tha...
Boy, how I missed Wilde! The wit, the language, the silly characters, the cynical and sarcastic comments. Do read (listen to / see the performance of) it. English only.