Mrs. Dalloway Timeline

  • Mrs. Dalloway Begins Her Walk 10:00am

    Mrs. Dalloway decides to buy the flowers herself. As she walks, she begins to reminisce about her past. She remembers herself at eighteen, seeing the world through younger eyes; the calm air, the trees, the flowers, and...Peter Walsh
  • Mrs. Dalloway Meets Old Friends 10:05am

    Mrs. Dalloway runs into her old friend, Hugh Whitebread, and they begin to talk about Hugh's ill wife. As they speak, feelings of inadequacy spring up in Clarissa. Woolf writes, "She always felt skimpy beside Hugh; schoolgirlish". This meeting with Hugh sparks memories from Clarissa's childhood.