Mama has the power to choose if she will honor what her husband, Big Walter, wanted what she wants, and what is best for the family, or if she will choose her son, Walter Lee's, dream The word "Prometheus" fits Walter's fiery personality.
The goal of this paper is to compare and contrast the theme in both books and how it affected both of the families. Moreover, disapproving Ruth in front of Travis is contemptuous and immature. Walter Younger, one of the protagonists of the play, makes this sexist comment towards his sister, Beneatha, and her desire to become a doctor.
She dreams of many freedoms, freedom to garden, freedom to raise a societal-viewed equal family, and freedom to live liberated of segregation Walter asks in desperation why shouldn't his wife wear pearls.
The family eagerly awaits the insurance check from the death of their father, while living a life of constant struggle and hardships, in a Chicago neighborhood, on the Southside of town