Bodas De Sangre
Bodas de sangre is arguably the best-known work by the most celebrated of all twentieth-century Spanish writers. A passionate story of family feud and tragic elopement is played out in the setting of a poor country village, building up to a dramatic ending full of the intensely poetic symbolism characteristic of Lorca.
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Act III action amidst appear appears associated azahar becomes Beggar Death bieldo blood Bodas de sangre branches caballo characters clearly coldness colour CRIADA Criada's cuchillo dark dead Despierte la novia destiny earlier elements emotive emphasize Endnote enters entreaty especially example family fate Federico García Lorca finally fire first flor del oro following forces foreboding function García Lorca give Greek mythology guests hand heredity hijo horse human image imagery interplay Introduction knife lamentation leave LEÑADOR 19 Leonardo Leonardo's life light Lorca's love lovers lullaby luna MADRE Madre's make marriage MENDIGA moon mother MUCHACHA 1º MUJER niño Novio's obsession ominous outcome PADRE passion perhaps physical play play's point progression quiero ramas real-life reality reference Refreshments relevant resonances Sale same says scene sense significant Similarly Spanish specific SUEGRA take they three time traditional trunks VECINA vitality water wedding song white wife woodcutters words