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" It was all right for mamma, wasn't it! And it was all right for you, wasn't it? I know all about it! "
The God of Vengeance: Drama in Three Acts - Page 93
by Sholem Asch - 1918 - 99 pages
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Prurient Interests: Gender, Democracy, and Obscenity in New York City, 1909-1945

Andrea Friedman - History - 2000 - 290 pages
...When her father asks if she is still chaste, Rifkele, referring to her parents' profession, answers, "It was all right for mamma, wasn't it? and it was all right for you, wasn't it?"53 The clear implication of the play is that the vengeance exacted by God for the father's sin...
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Sisters in Sin: Brothel Drama in America, 1900-1920

Katie N. Johnson - Drama - 2006 - 265 pages
...attacks Yankl's, and indeed, dominant culture's, hypocrisy in moralizing sexuality. As Rivkele puts it, "It was all right for mamma, wasn't it? And it was all right for you, wasn't it? I know all about it!"79 While Asch is vague about what it is that Rivkele knows, it seems clear that efforts to protect...
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