Faust Assignment Due Tuesday, October 1
Monday, September 30, 2013
Read the opening pages of “Before the City Gate” 125 - 131
It is Easter morning and everyone is leaving the city to enjoy the spring morning in the open air. The dialogue is a little confusing. First a group of five apprentices plan their day; then two servant girls come along. There are also two students, some citizen’s daughters, some older citizens and some soldiers. Try to figure out what is on the mind of each group and the attitudes of each group toward the others.
Complete these sentences.
The apprentices are planning to . . .
The servant girls are hoping . . .
The citizen’s daughters are disdainful of . . .
The students are torn, but ultimately pursue . . .
The citizens know there is trouble in . . .
But they are grateful for . . .
The citizen’s daughters are afraid of the old woman because . . .