Act 1-Nora 4. What developments suggest Nora is in trouble? These two girls represent Nora confiding in Mrs. Linde by telling her her secret about paying Torvald's trip to Italy. Later on, Mrs. Linde and Torvald leave the house together, both on their way to do their own business. This could eventually develop into Mrs. Linde telling Torvald the truth about Nora, putting Nora in the risk of getting in trouble.