.this story takes place postwar. Clarissa dolloway is wife of Richard Dolloway, he is member of parliament. he is always busy in his meetings and meeting people. Clarissa dolloway feels so lonely and depressed. so she arranges parties frequently.in between this she tells about peter walsh whom she liked most but did not married for her own reasons. she tells about septimus, he is survives in a war. after his friend evans death he loses his mind and finally ends his life. this is a literary novel, the language is beautiful. the way she describes every feeling she felt and how she thinks about.