The Countess Cathleen - William Butler Yeats

The Countess Cathleen

By William Butler Yeats

  • Release Date: 2014-12-31
  • Genre: Theater


SCENE—A room with lighted fire, and a door into the open air, through which one sees, perhaps, the trees of a wood, and these trees should be painted in flat colour upon a gold or diapered sky. The walls are of one colour. The scene should have the effect of missal Painting. MARY, a woman of forty years or so, is grinding a quern.