What do you think happens a year after the play is over and Hedda is gone? What do you think happens to Thea and George Tesman a year after the play is over? What happens after Hedda is gone? I would...

What do you think happens a year after the play is over and Hedda is gone?

What do you think happens to Thea and George Tesman a year after the play is over? What happens after Hedda is gone? I would love some ideas as a starting point. They can be as crazy and hypothetical as need be. Thanks so much...

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I agree with number 3.  Sometimes authors and playwrights have been forced to rewrite their endings in the past to satisfy out innate need for a happy ending.  Life does not work out that way though.  I think things will go on as they did, because a happy ending is not likely.

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I like the ending proposed in #2 and the way it captures typical Ibsen optimism. I would like to imagine a happier ending for George and Thea,...

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