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An Inspector Calls - "We do not live alone we are members of one body. We are reasonable for each other."

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An Inspector Calls "We do not live alone we are members of one body. We are reasonable for each other." Introduction The Inspector is the one who says the quote however he is merely a puppet for JB priestly who is the one who puts all of the thought a depth into this quote. The quote was said on page 56 and was said at the rite time as he was now leaving so they could not argue his quote against him and to make them think about there guilt to what they have done wrong. It was said 1 reason it is a complete opposite meaning to the meaning that Mr Birling had said earlier. Because Mr. Birling On page nine- ten said that community was useless. When the inspectors quote means in my opinion that he thinks if community had worked together than Eva Smith may not have died. The inspector who is the voice of JB priestly in the play an The Inspector calls. Talks to the other characters as if they are immature children this annoys the other the talks seniority and in play. ...read more.

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The moral of the message was that Mr. Birling was full of himself When The quote is said when the inspector decides to leave as his closing speech the timing Of this speech is very important as this is the time When the inspector is starting To make the Birling family feel guilty. This final quote is the final blow if you want At this point the inspector had started to change the mind of the Birling family. The arena final message He had hoped that they would think about what he had said even after they realize he was a hoax. My Understanding I believe considering that time the book was written the quote was trying to achieve everybody to work as a community. The message was this story was written during the Second World War and Great Britain require more than possible help from the community. This story in one sense is trying to make people help in the community and in the war effort. They can be related to society at the time 1912 as mentioned earlier the country believe it was invincible. ...read more.

Conclusion

He has very well described how men especially were very ignorant and sexist In 1912 He has also got across. The point of how important it is for communities to work together. Especially time of war. In society today we do not have such a large problem men and woman are regarded as equal. Black and White are regarded as equal we are much closer together now. Conclusion I personally like the play for its aims. It aims to bring a war torn and divide country where everyone is not equal together under one body. Bringing back in the quote we are responsible for each other. I feel that priestly was a very intelligent man and his intention was extremely worthwhile.Although we no longer have such a big problem where communities no longer work together. I still feel the play is of great value to everybody to realise what we used to be like I feel Priestly has done his self credit.The moral of `An Inspector Calls' is that no matter what class we are we are all equal and that we must work together. Priestly wanted to get this moral across, I think he did, but unfortunately there will always be people like the Birling's. ...read more.

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