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Waiting for Godot

by Samuel Beckett
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Examples of Vladimir protecting Estragon? Where in Waiting for Godot, does Vladimir defend and protect Estragon?

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One way that Vladimir protects Estragon is from himself.  They both keep each other company.  The actually do need one another, as they wait.  They have clearly become dependent on one another.  They talk of suicide, but neither will kill himself while the other is there.

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