What does middle class morality mean to Alfred Doolittle in Pygmalion

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Alfred Doolittle has had a long history as a ne'er-do-well when he becomes the beneficiary of Ezra D. Wannafeller, an American philanthropist, and suddenly finds himself receiving four thousand pounds a year in income. This catapults him into the very well-to-do middle class. This means he is pressured to adopt middle-class morality. He finds this morality confining and annoying.

For example, he is now expected to marry the mother of his children in order to be accepted as respectable, whereas when he was poor, nobody cared whether he was married or not. He is annoyed too because now his...

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