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In All My Sons, Chris is in conflict with the most important people in his life. Describe the main conflicts with his father, his mother, and his girlfriend.

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The conflicts that Chris has with his father, mother, and girlfriend are all related to the death of his brother, Larry.

Ann was Larry's girlfriend, who started dating Chris after Larry died in the war. She wants Chris to let go of Larry and be fully with her. It's difficult for him to do because of his mother still hoping Larry will come home. She also has the burden of knowing that Larry killed himself.

Kate is Chris's mother, and she can't accept that Larry is dead. She also doesn't want Ann to accept it, and so the idea of her marrying Chris is stressful and difficult. They still try to convince her so that they can truly be together.

Joe is Chris's father. He shipped the faulty parts that caused multiple pilots to die in the war and let Ann's father take the blame for it. Though he denies it, Chris eventually finds out what happened. He also finds out from a letter that Larry wrote to Ann that Larry actually killed himself because he found out that his father shipped the parts that...

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