Death of a Salesman – Summary Notes

Death of a Salesman– Summary Notes

Willy did what on his way home from work at the start of the book?
Guided off of the roadway and almost crashed because his mind wandered and he forgot he was driving
What does Linda advise Willy does?
Request a transfer to a local workplace task
Where had Biff been for the last ten years or so?
Out West working as a farmhand
Where did Biff spend a great deal of his time while out West and why?
In prison due to the fact that he stole a fit
Willy calls Biff lazy and then concludes that …
He is hard-working and can’t comprehend why he can’t get a task in such a remarkable country as America. Then states Biff should be doing it to spite him
Biff is stressed over his father’s mental health and not pleasing him, then admits to Happy that …
He’s not pleased in a workplace but rather as a farmhand acting all strong … However he can’t even keep that job because he takes
Happy is unhappy regardless of …
Having a good job and unlimited ladies at his disposal
Biff and Pleased fantasise about …
Working in a cattle ranch together as The Loman Brothers
Biff and Pleased both want to settle down, but Happy …
Is a player and can’t stay with one women, so chases his pals’ girlfriends for fun
Biff says he will talk with who to request for a loan?
Costs Oliver, the owner of a sporting goods store that Biff used to work for
Why can’t Biff get the loan from Expense Oliver?
Because he took when he worked there before, and while waiting to speak with Expense he also steals a pen
Willy has frequent flashbacks about?
— Biff & & Happy simonising the car
— speaking with his bro Ben
— Biff with Bernard at high school
Willy has a flashback about who while talking with Linda?
The Lady
What did Willy provide to The Woman?
Stockings
What does Willy do when he sees Linda mending her stockings?
Snaps at her because he feels guilty that she can’t pay for brand-new ones however he got brand-new ones for The Woman
What does Willy try to arrange so Biff can graduate and take his scholarship?
Tries to get Bernard to provide Biff the answers to his maths exam
Willy regrets what?
Not going to Alaska with his bro Ben
Aware of Willy’s monetary situation, what does Charley do?
Offers Willy a task, and Willy is angered
Charley and Willy are playing cards and talking, but who else is there?
A memory of Ben
We learn that Willy’s dad …
Deserted him and Ben when they were young biys
Why did Ben go to Alaska?
In search of his father, other than he’s crap at Geography so he ended up in Africa
Willy tells Biff and Delighted that his father utilized to …
Play the flute, and drive Willy & & Ben around the nation by wagon offering his creations along the method
Linda tells Biff that Willy is worse when he is around and he requires to …
Stop wandering and reveal Willy some more regard
Linda gets very upset with Biff and informs him …
To keep away from Willy
Biff tells Linda that Willy treats her terribly and she responds …
That Willy is just exhausted– making more reasons for him
Linda notifies the boys that …
They are struggling financially
Linda accuses her kids of being …
Unconcerned and thankless
Biff exclaims that Willy is a.
Phony, but won’t describe why
Biff consents to get …
A job and give them half his income
Linda announces that she discovered that …
Willy attempted to kill himself using a rubber piping and his car
Willy strolls in after the argument in between Biff & & Linda and …
Starts arguing with Biff
Pleased disrupts Biff & & Willy’s arguments and says …
That Biff is going to see Biff Oliver in the morning to get an organisation loan
Biff & & Willy argue ONCE AGAIN and so Delighted looks for peace by saying …
That he and Pleased are going to start a sporting goods line in Florida
Linda asks her other half to request …
An advance payment, on the exact same day he’s asking for a local job
Linda informs Willy that Biff and Delighted are taking him …
Out to dinner that night to celebrate their success
Willy struggles to start a conversation with Howard due to the fact that …
Howard won’t stop extoling his kids
Howard tells Willy there is no job for him, to which Willy …
Asks him, discussing that he held Howard in his arms when he was a newbirn
Howard tells Willy that he must not keep his task because he’s refraining from doing all right …
Willy begs, however he is essentially fired
Grown male Bernard talks with Willy about how …
He now has a partner, 2 kids and is about to go to Washington D.C. to argue a huge case in front of the
Bernard tells Willy that after Biff flunked math he planned to …
Take a summer school course in order to pass
Why didn’t Biff go to summertime school?
Because right before he was supposed to begin he went to Willy in Boston and discovered of his affair
Charley and Willy argue about Willy’s financial resources again …
Charley offers Willy another job, Willy is offended and has a break down and Charley lends him more money
At dinner that night, Delighted flirts with some girls and informs them …
That he goes to West Point and Biff is an NFL gamer
Biff wants to tell Willy the fact about the meeting to make him face reality, while Delighted …
Wants him to lie due to the fact that Willy needs to just hear excellent news
Biff tries to inform the truth but …
Willy and Happy constantly interrupt with positives about how well it need to have gone
While at the dining establishment Willy is having lots of flashbacks about …
The Lady
When Willy returns to truth he discovers that …
Biff and Pleased ditched him for a double date
Willy asks Stanley for …
The nearest seed store
When Biff and Willy get home, Linda shouts and them and after that …
Biff finds Willy outside on all-fours planting seeds
In Willy’s flashback while planting the seeds he is having a conversation with Ben about …
Eliminating himself to offer Biff with financial backing from his life insurance
Willy imagines his own funeral service and sees …
Loads and loads of individuals there to grieve him since he was really well-liked
Biff dominates Willy and says that he is …
Leaving and not returning, and takes the blame for his own inability to make something of himself
Biff and Willy argue and Biff … Takes out the rubber piping
Willy rejects the suicide effort while …
Biff implicates him of being a martyr
Biff gets very annoyed and lastly tells everybody that the Lomans …
Are compulsive liars, and confesses he stole from every company considering that high school and served jail time for it
Willy, surprised at Biff’s emotional surge …
Realises that Biff enjoys him and desires his approval
Willy can not stop dreaming about Biff making it big or Ben asking him to come find diamonds with him therefore …
Willy hops in his vehicle and kills himself
Linda, staring at Willy’s grave, wonders …
Where are all Willy’s buddies and associates that liked him so much?
Linda sobs over Willy’s tomb due to the fact that …
She had actually simply made the last payment on their mortgage and yet she had nobody else in your house to share that with