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HESTER: I didn’t comprehend you had heard it. yet I knew you'll accept as true with me. a girl who has sinned will be punished, shouldn’t she? MRS. ARBUTHNOT: definite. HESTER: She shouldn’t be allowed to come back into the society of excellent women and men? MRS. ARBUTHNOT: She usually are not. HESTER: And the guy could be punished within the related means? MRS. ARBUTHNOT: within the similar method. And the youngsters, if there are kids, within the similar means additionally? HESTER: sure, it truly is correct that the sins of the oldsters will be visited at the youngsters. it's a simply legislations. it's God’s legislation. MRS. ARBUTHNOT: it really is one among God’s negative legislation. (Moves away to fire. ) HESTER: you're distressed approximately your son leaving you, Mrs. Arbuthnot? MRS. ARBUTHNOT: sure. HESTER: Do you're keen on him going away with Lord Illingworth? in fact there's place, without doubt, and funds, yet place and funds aren't every thing, are they? MRS. ARBUTHNOT: they're not anything; they convey distress. HESTER: Then why do you allow your son opt for him? MRS. ARBUTHNOT: He needs it himself. HESTER: but when you requested him he might remain, may he no longer? MRS. ARBUTHNOT: He has set his middle on going. HESTER: He couldn’t refuse you something. He loves you an excessive amount of. Ask him to stick. permit me ship him to you. he's at the terrace at this second with Lord Illingworth. I heard them guffawing jointly as I gone through the Music-room. MRS. ARBUTHNOT: Don’t hassle, omit Worsley, i will wait. it's of no end result. HESTER: No, I’ll inform him you will have him. Do – do ask him to stick. go out HESTER. MRS. ARBUTHNOT: He won’t come – i do know he won’t come. input girl CAROLINE. She seems to be around anxiously. input GERALD. woman CAROLINE: Mr. Arbuthnot, may well I ask you is Sir John anyplace at the terrace? GERALD: No, woman Caroline, he's not at the terrace. girl CAROLINE: it's very curious. it's time for him to retire. go out girl CAROLINE. GERALD: expensive mom, i'm afraid I stored you ready. I forgot all approximately it. i'm so chuffed to-night, mom; i haven't been so chuffed. MRS. ARBUTHNOT: on the prospect of going away? GERALD: Don’t placed it like that, mom. in fact i'm sorry to depart you. Why, you're the top mom within the entire international. yet in the end, as Lord Illingworth says, it's most unlikely to stay in one of these position as Wrockley. You don’t brain it. yet I’m bold; i would like whatever greater than that. i need to have a profession. i would like to do anything that may make you pleased with me, and Lord Illingworth goes to assist me. he's going to do every little thing for me. MRS. ARBUTHNOT: Gerald, don’t leave with Lord Illingworth. I implore you to not. Gerald, i urge you! GERALD: mom, how changeable you're! You don’t appear to comprehend your personal brain for a unmarried second. An hour and a part in the past within the Drawing-room you agreed to the whole lot; now you switch around and make objections, and take a look at to strength me to renounce my one likelihood in existence. convinced, my one likelihood. You don’t consider that males like Lord Illingworth are to be discovered each day, do you, mom? it's very unusual that after i've got had any such fabulous piece of fine good fortune, the single individual to place problems in my method will be my very own mom.