Waiting for Godot is a play where 'nothing happens twice.' Explain.

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To understand this witticism, you must be familiar with other “modern” plays, (let us say Ibsen’s or Chekhov’s) enough to realize that they contain, besides character depictions, “plots". That is, a playgoer expects to witness a story acted out, a “drama” in which two or more opposing wills confront each other in a real-life situation, with some sort of resolution, called the “denouement.” While Waiting for Godot starts out looking like two characters in a dilemma...

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