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Delicate Balance, a (1966) [Play]
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A Delicate Balance reveals the emotional savagery of suburbia and the psychological terror of empty lives. Its characters maintain a delicate balance between self-destruction and survival when a bitter 36-year-old daughter returns home to the family nest after the collapse of her fourth marriage. The much wed Julia shatters the uneasy peace of he long-married parents, Agnes and Tobias, and their permanent guest—acerbic, unpredictable, and witty alcoholic sister-in-law Claire. When two lifelong friends gate-crash this impromtu reunion, the masks of civility drop and raw feelings emerge.

Original title: A Delicate Balance
Original languages: English


Genre: Drama and PlaysAmerican

Edition #1: Delicate Balance, a

Delicate Balance, a (1966)
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Language: English

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Delicate Balance, a (1966)

ISBN: 0452278090

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