How Does Stanley Present Blanche's Motivation In A Streetcar Named Desire

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Stella serves as the buffer between Stanley and Blanche and tries to the best of her abilities to keep the hostility down by requesting Stanley to show kindness to her sister, scolding him for his rude behavior towards Blanche, and defending Blanche when Stanley insults her. She also defends Stanley and ignores his violent outbursts whenever Blanche tries to convince Stella of Stanley’s abusive nature and that she needs to leave him because of it. Stella acts as Blanche’s caretaker and enjoys waiting on her. She supports and encourages Blanche in her courtship with Mitch. She also understands Blanche’s delicate state of mind, but she did not realize how severe Blanche’s mind has developed. Stella lives in a state of denial regarding the truth
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