A Portrait of the Artist: The Plays of Tennessee Williams by Foster Hirsch

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Having chosen to support Duryodhana stand by him till your last breath. Kripacharya enters. Back so soon Kripacharya? kripacharya I couldn’t bear to look at that terrible sight anymore! Two grim vultures were watching Duryodhana from the hollow of a tree. Jackals and wolves circled him hiding behind one bush or the other waiting watching with hungry eyes hungry eyes and drooling tongues. kritavarma Sarcastically. Then how was Ashwatthama anointed as the commander? kripacharya Duryodhana said: “You are a brahmin Kripacharya.

Ashwatthama Only kill and kill, and kill… kripacharya Kritavarma, hold him down. Hold him down. What kind of soldier are you Ashwatthama? Kill an enemy instead. Sanjaya cannot be killed. He took no side in the war. He was neutral. ashwatthama Neutral? The word “neutral” is meaningless. I am no soldier. I am a beast a wild and ferocious beast. Whoever is not with me is against me! kritavarma 28 Bharati You are insane. Sanjaya, you must leave at once. sanjaya No, do not spare me, I beg you. Kill me, Ashwatthama release me from the torment of telling the truth to the blind.

No other warrior— neither Drona nor Bhishma— dared to oppose Duryodhana. Bharati Only I had the courage to declare: “I will not fight on the side of untruth. ” guard 2 It is Yuyutsu! He seems to have returned with the defeated army. yuyutsu If only I had turned a blind eye to Duryodhana’s wiles! My family would not have received me with such cold contempt. My mother would have greeted me with open arms despite the disgrace of defeat. Vidura enters. vidura Yuyutsu! I have been searching for you for a long time my son!

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