Shadows Quotes in A Streetcar Named Desire
The A Streetcar Named Desire quotes below all refer to the symbol of Shadows. For each quote, you can also see the other characters and themes related to it (each theme is indicated by its own dot and icon, like this one: Note: all page numbers and citation info for the quotes below refer to the New Directions edition of A Streetcar Named Desire published in 2004.).
Scene 3 Quotes
The kitchen now suggests that sort of lurid nocturnal brilliance, the raw colors of childhood’s spectrum.
Shadows Symbol Timeline in A Streetcar Named Desire
The timeline below shows where the symbol Shadows appears in A Streetcar Named Desire. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
...her way. She rushes past him, claiming that she has forgotten something. Lurid reflections and shadows appear on the walls again, and the polka music plays distortedly, accompanied by noises of... (full context)