Desire In Tennessee Williams A Streetcar Named Desire

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While reading “A Street Car Named Desire” a question came to my mind: What will these characters not do to achieve what they desire? This play written by Tennessee Williams takes place during the late 1940’s in New Orleans in a one-bedroom apartment. It all began when Stella and Blanche Dubois were born into a privileged family living in the Belle Reve plantation. The Dubois’ family was full of lies that would completely change their future lifestyle. The characters based their lives around what their desire was weather it was romanticism or realism. Stella looked for romance in life; she desired to be with Stanley regardless of his social rank. Stella and Stanley’s relationship represents romanticism; love conquers all in Stella’s eyes,
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