By Tennessee Williams
Christmas 1982: Cornelius and Bella McCorkle of Pascagoula, Mississippi, go back domestic one hour of darkness in a thunderstorm from the Memphis funeral in their older son to a home and a existence actually falling apart--daughter Joanie is in an insane asylum and their more youthful son Charlie is upstairs having intercourse along with his pregnant, holy-roller female friend because the McCorkles input. Cornelius, who has political pursuits and a litany of illnesses, is attempting to discover a large number of moonshine cash his light spouse Bella has hidden someplace of their collapsing apartment, yet his noisy efforts are disrupted by means of a movement of outstanding characters, either residing and dead.
While Williams frequently used drama to show wish and desperation in human hearts, it was once via this darkish, expressionistic comedy, which he referred to as a "Southern gothic spook sonata," that he used to be top in a position to chronicle his imaginative and prescient of the delicate nation of our global.
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