The Tragic Theatre

  • W. B. Yeats


I did not find a word in the printed criticism of Synge’s Deirdre of the Sorrows about the qualities that made certain moments seem to me the noblest tragedy, and the play was judged by what seemed to me but wheels and pulleys necessary to the effect, but in themselves nothing.


Great Period Outward Sign Definite Character Clear Perception Daily Mood 
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© Mrs W. B. Yeats 1961

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