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In "The Glass Menagerie", what might happen to Laura after Tom's departure? What might happen to Amanda? In "The Glass Menagerie"

In "The Glass Menagerie", what might happen to Laura after Tom's departure? What might happen to Amanda?

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Amanda will be okay.  She's had a husband who left her, she's raised two children on her own, she's working two jobs to make a living, she's survived several of her gentleman callers, and we have nothing to suggest she won't weather this storm, as well. Amanda is resourceful, judging from her elaborate preparations for Laura's one and only gentleman caller.  Amanda is capable, as she is running her household with little help from Tom and no help at all from Laura.  Amanda is practical, as she sees the need for Laura to prepare...

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