The Rabbit Hole By David Williams Essay example

1520 Words Jul 22nd, 2015 7 Pages
The Rabbit hole by David Lindsay-Abaire did an excellent job with the play. This play has the total package; it delivered some humorous scenes even though its intent was not that. Which was swell to see because of the considering the plot of the play and the terrible situations that some of the characters are faced with. It was for the most a sad play through the whole play. From the sad moments we also see the growth of the characters as the play progresses. The reader was able to see a young couple mature not only as a couple but also as individuals. Another aspect of the play that was really enjoyable was the fact that the characters are relatable to most people. At least the strong emotions that they portrayed were relatable. What also is important is the amount of thinking the author gets the reader doing. Whether it is comparisons between the characters or thinking about what one would do if put in the same situation. What was fascinating is how the author was able to incorporate some humorous scenes in the play. Of course depending on the person and his or her sense of humor would find the scenes funny, but that is the author’s intent. Such as an incident that involved Becca, one of the characters and the spouse going through really difficult times in her life and found herself at the supermarket with her mom and she was in an isle with a mother and her little son while they were arguing over a little because the little boy wanted some candy and the mom didn 't…

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