Fool for Love Study Guide

Fool for Love

Fool for Love by Sam Shepard

The play Fool for Love delves into the conflict between Eddie and May, a pair of former lovers in the American West. The two have new partners, but Eddie still wants May to come back to him, as they have a long and complicated history together. Both share the same father, but didn't know it until after they became lovers. The play explores the dark depths of love, revealing it to be complicated, something that contains both negative and positive elements.

Fool for Love Book Notes