In Trifles, all background information about Mrs. Wright is provided by Mrs. Hale. Is Mrs. Hale a reliable source of information?

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This is a fascinating question to consider. On the one hand, it appears that there is no obvious reason for Mrs. Hale to be unreliable in the information that she supplies about Minnie Wright. She doesn't appear to be a deceitful character, and she gives the impression of being a well-thought-of member of her society. However, as the play develops, it is possible to see that her impression of Minnie Wright and also of what happened in this...

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