The Victorian Era. 1837-1901. Queen Victoria. Way of Life for Women.
Helmer: Before all else you are a wife and a mother.Nora: That I no longer believe. I think that above all else I am a human being, just as much as you are...
The Fallen WomanShe was the woman many married men of the Victorian Era would visit and even "keep". She was sexually promiscuous, knowledgeable in the finer art of seduction, and was not a woman to be taken home to mother.