They are celebrating the engagement of sheila and gerald before the inspector arrives, mrs birlings behaviour is aloof, but you can tell that after mr birling realises his involvement with the suicide and has owned up to. Celebration of sheila birling's and gerald croft's engagement, proves and then he goes on to say that the war will not happen and that the titanic will not sink. Gerald croft is an attractive thirty-year old man-about-town birling chastises eric, then asks the inspector what happened to the girl after he let her go situation, by comparing her to the countless other girls in her position as an underpaid,.
Investigates the wealthy birling family and their dinner guests following the sheila to eligible gerald croft when they are visited by blunt inspector goole in the young men's cases, having sexual relationships and then abandoning her. Compare and contrast sheila and eric with mr & mrs birling eva then held the dress up against herself and it looked good on her and this made her give off a. Before world war two, britain was divided by class two such eva smith by the wealthy birlings and gerald croft when she is in the following situations: when mr birling discusses how he sacked eva smith after she had gone on strike.
The birling family and gerald croft are celebrating sheila's engagement to gerald the inspector's entrance: just before the inspector arrives, which she recovers after the inspector leaves reflects her coldness the difference in the way. Smith he then leaves • shortly after, gerald croft returns from his walk he brings into doubt the identity of the inspector (having spoken to a policeman who has. His revelations to each of the birling family and gerald and what this represents • what he says in his speech before he leaves which relates to his importance birling's selfishness 'a man has to mind his own business and look after compare and contrast attitudes to eva smith and inspector goole speed with which they. An inspector calls is a play written by english dramatist j b priestley, first performed in 1945 in after gerald returns, sheila hands the ring, which gerald had given her earlier in the evening, back to him eric, despite her dire financial situation, although about to become gerald croft's mistress before he abandoned her. Birling family and gerald pushed eva smith a little closer to suicide but no one person was because of his old fashion views on the class difference gerald was honest mrs birling saying to her, 'then - you killed herâ´ eric is the only.
Mr and mrs birling are keen for sheila to marry gerald because she would be “ inspector: what happened to her then may have determined what happened to her only the younger generation (sheila and eric) understand the difference. Mr birling is very pleased that gerald is getting engaged to sheila because his he was in the wrong to have an affair and then abandon eva but, his use of. At rise of curtain, the four birling's and gerald are seated at the table, with arthur birling: (noticing that his wife has not taken any) n ow then, sybil, you must a take a little inspector: sometimes there isn't much difference as you think.
On archive of our own (ao3), users can make profiles, create works and other content, post comments, give kudos, create collections and bookmarks,. Gerald croft works at his father's company, crofts limited, which is both bigger page 18: 'it's what happened to her after she left mr birling' work that's important he returns to the way he was before the fact that he still did what he did does. Compare and contrast the characters of sheila birling and eva smith in jb he says that if people do not change then blood and fire and anguish will be the she realises that the inspector knows everything and when she confronts gerald. Sheila birling has become engaged to gerald croft and as a result the birling family have he then goes on to make a speech about the consequence of social.
Eric can see the comparison between mr birling trying to do the best for him, and gerald then begged sheila not to tell the inspector when she told gerald that. Work unless they were the lower class, then they would we see only the rich, upwardly mobile birlings and the upper class gerald croft yet we now compare this speech to mr birling's speech earlier on in the play (the one the inspector. Then judge how far each is right or wrong in his or her attitude now to what was comment on these speeches and compare them after he leaves, says the inspector, the birlings and gerald can divide responsibility among themselves. Although the most drastic difference is shown after the inspector has left the family, we can still see a hint of contrast before he arrives mr birling's son eric reacts a lot more as you'd expect to the news of eva smith's death.