Death of a Salesman
In what ways does Willy feel abandoned in the play? Who abandoned him?
Willy believes that if you are "well liked" you will be a success. In fact, he suggests that Charley and Bernard are "liked" but not "well liked." Yet, both are successful. Where is it that Willy's belief has gone wrong?
Contrast the relationship between Willy and Biff and Charley and Bernard. Comment on the possible interpretations of these relationships.