Maggie Quiz Two

  1. Why is Maggie attracted to Pete?
  2. What does Maggie believe she must do to make herself worthy of Pete’s affection?
  3. Describe the key moments Maggie treasures in the melodrama show?
  4. What line has Maggie crossed when she sleeps with Pete?
  5. Describe Nellie. What makes her so interested in Pete?
  6. What does she think of Maggie?
  7. How does Maggie respond to getting dumped?
  8. Who accosts Jimmie on the street before he arrives home to discover that the prodigal daughter has returned?
  9. How is Maggie driven from home?
  10. Why is Pete afraid for his job when Mag comes by to confront him at the bar?  
    What does he tell her?
  11. How does Pete receive his comeuppance?
  12. What is Mary’s reaction when she finds out that Mag is dead?



  • What could Maggie have learned from Nell? Would that have saved her?
Maggie's Descent