Can One Say That Last Leaf Was Behrmans Masterpiece That He Always Wanted To Paint

Read the extract and answer the questions that follow. And that afternoon Sue came to the bed … ‘s masterpiece that he always wanted…


The last leaf is definitely Behrman’s masterpiece. It was so accurate that it gave a new lease of life to Johnsy who had quit on life despite the doctor and her friend telling her that she would be fine. He was very protective about the two women and he proved this by sacrificing his life so that Johnsy could see the leaf whenever she woke up and thus find hope to live on.