disillusioned with wife, European tour, and American situation. [Am. Lit.: Dodsworth]
patiently endures egotism of his childish wife until marriage dissolves. [Am. Lit.: Dodsworth]
finally leaves hypocritical wife for true love. [Am. Lit.: Dodsworth]
See: Love, Victorious
Allusions—Cultural, Literary, Biblical, and Historical: A Thematic Dictionary. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.