Drama – The Proposal
Summary of the Play
Ivan Vassilevitch Lomov comes to Stepan Stepanovitch Chubukov’s Country-house with an engagement proposition for Chubukov’s girl Natalya Stepanovna. Lomov wears a conventional dress as though he will go to a ball. ChubukoV can leam reality when after some underlying falterings Lomov proclaims that he has come to request his little girl’s submit marriage. It is a surprising cheerful event for Chubukov. He acknowledges his proposition with extraordinary energy and goes directly to bring Natalya to Ivan. Lomov has just arrived at a basic age. He can’t defer his marriage. He feels that it will be silly to hang tight for perfect or genuine love. It is significant for him to wed somebody to keep up his economic wellbeing and he discovers Natalya as a prepared answer for his concern. Lomov is a neurotic. He is an excess of stressed over his sickness and a sleeping disorder. It appears that he is additionally a patient of hypertension. When Natalya discovers Lomov hanging tight for her in a proper dress, she gets shocked. Natalya gets some information about the stacking of feed and afterward requests about Lomov’s motivation. Before beginning his motivation Lomov begins a long presentation and in his discourse contacts a contested point about a plot of land called Oxen Meadows. Every one of them asserts that Oxen Meadows has a place with the person in question. Lomov presents a long history of Oxen Meadows and attempts to build up that it is their property. Natalya firmly denies that and says that Oxen Meadows consistently had a place with them. This contention turns out to be increasingly savage later when Natalya says that she will send cutters to Oxen Meadows. When Chubukov additionally guarantees that it is without a doubt their ownership, Lomov begins yelling and his energy makes him unsteady. Chubukov cautions Lomov for his manner of speaking, however Lomov raises his voice to charge him as a landgrabber. In a split second Natalya requests that her dad send the trimmers out to the knolls. Lomov cautions him to prosecute the issue. At that point a shameful fight follows saving the proposition for marriage far away. They toss mud at one another. Lomov lurches out of the house in an anger abandoning the energized father and little girl. When Chubukov scrutinizes Lomov in nearness of Natalya for his proposition to wed her, Natalya gets edgy to bring him back. Natalya, it appears, has not discovered her man and is especially restless to get Ivan. Chubukov is baffled with the weight of such a flighty little girl. He goes out to bring Lomov back. At the point when depleted Lomov returns, Natalya gets him with delicate conduct. She demands Lomov to discuss ‘something different and approaches him about going for chasing. Lomov isn’t prepared for shooting as his doa Guess has gone weak. He purchased Guess from Mironov for 125 roubles while Chubukov purchased geezer less expensive for however that Squeezer is overshot. Natalya says that Guess become is li roubles. Natalya proclaims that Squeezer is a less expensive however better canine. Lomov discovers it as a strange case and says that squeezer is overshot. Natalya says that speculation resembles an exhausted taxi horse. At that point Natalya and Lomov become ensnared in another enraged fight, presently over their pooches. When Chubukov goes to the squabble, it becomes shameful like the previous fight. They toss injurious words against one another. Lomov can’t stand this unnecessary energy oblivious. Natalya feels that Lomov is dead, and sh goes into hysterics. Continuously Lomov gets hie cognizance back and asks “Where am 1? Chubukov asks Lomov to hustle just a bit and get hitched as his little girl is willing so. They kiss and get themselves glad and Chubukov feels mitigated. Natalya begins her wedded existence with a squabble about the pooch’s Guess and Squeezer. Chubukov yells for champagne for this cheerful event of his little girl’s marriage.