Philip ‘Pip’ Pirrip

Suggested Questions For Pip

How did your experiences at Miss Havisham’s house, particularly your interactions with Estella, affect your self-image and aspirations for the future?

Can you explain the internal conflict you experienced when you left the forge to pursue a life as a gentleman in London and how it affected your relationships with Joe and Biddy?

Throughout the novel, you encounter various father figures, such as Joe, Magwitch, and Mr. Jaggers. How did each of these characters influence your growth and understanding of what it means to be a man in Victorian society?

In the end, do you believe that the expectations placed upon you, both by yourself and others, had a positive or negative impact on your life? How might your journey have been different without these great expectations?