Is Willy Loman a total failure? Is Willy Loman a total failure?

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I believe that Miller is pointing out the flaws inherent in the system, rather than in the ordinary man who is crushed by it. Willy tries to have what he is promised- a happy marriage with loving sons; a job which rewards him for his hard work and the modern conveniences of devices which are labour saving and stress-free. Tragically for Willy, his fatal flaw is a belief that it is possible to even begin to succeed with the odds stacked so highly against him.

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