This section provides a short description of all the major characters in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Beggar Woman - This is a person that several characters meet in the woods and who also visits the same home as other visitors after the wedding.
Bride - This character often acts forlorn and uninterested in her surroundings and life, and she tries to escape from it.
Bridegroom - This character is portrayed as a straightforward and content person who works hard and loves family.
Death - This character shows a thirst for every life it comes into contact with, and who also exhibits an emotional coldness towards most of the play's...
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